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assemblage

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Definition of ASSEMBLAGE

1
a body of people come together in one place <an assemblage of onlookers at the construction site>
2
a mass or quantity that has piled up or that has been gathered over a period of time <tried to sort through the assemblage of ripped wrapping paper and boxes for the missing toy>
3
a number of things considered as a unit <an assemblage of brass candlesticks on the table>
Near Antonyms entity, item, single, unit
4
an organized group of objects acquired and maintained for study, exhibition, or personal pleasure <donated his assemblage of 18th-century miniature paintings to the museum>

March 03, 2015
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