CONFLUENCE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 noun. A blending or mixing of many compounds. CONFLUENCE: "The confluence of ideas from the group made for a great experiment that elicited much praise among faculty." Related Psychology Terms SUBTRACTIVE MIXTURE CONDENSATION PERMEABILITY PHAGOCYTOSIS PAROREXIA OSMORECEPTOR CONFIGURATION AMPHETAMINE CARBONIC ANHYDRASE INHIBITORS POOLING Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONFLUENCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/confluence/ (accessed December 11, 2019).