Meaning of 噛合う in Japanese

It seems that 噛合う(u) is an inflection of * with the following forms:
  • volitional/presumptive form
  1. Words

Definition of 噛合う

  1. (v5u, vi) to gear (engage) with; to be in gear (mesh)

    うまく噛み合わないまま何時間も話し合った。
    They talked for hours at cross purposes.

  2. to bite each other

    噛み合う犬は呼び難し。
    You can't call dogs off from a fight.

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