Pronunciation: (wed'ing),[key] —n. 1. the act or ceremony of marrying; marriage; nuptials.
2. the anniversary of a marriage, or its celebration: They invited guests to their silver wedding. 3. the act or an instance of blending or joining, esp. opposite or contrasting elements: a perfect wedding of conservatism and liberalism. 4. Business Slang.a merger.
—adj. of or pertaining to a wedding: the wedding ceremony; a wedding dress.