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collective noun

Definition of collective noun

  1. :  a noun such as “team” or “flock” that refers to a group of people or things



Word by Word Definitions

collectiveplay
  1. :  denoting a number of persons or things considered as one group or whole

    :  formed by collecting :  aggregated

    :  multiple

  1. :  a collective body :  group

    :  a cooperative unit or organization

    :  collective farm

nounplay
  1. :  any member of a class of words that typically can be combined with determiners to serve as the subject of a verb, can be interpreted as singular or plural, can be replaced with a pronoun, and refer to an entity, quality, state, action, or concept


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