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: the act or process of combining in groups
: a set of objects combined in a group
a furniture grouping
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array, assemblage, band, bank, batch, battery, block, bunch, clot, clump, cluster, clutch, collection, constellation, group, huddle, knot, lot, muster, package, parcel, passel, set, suite
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1704, in the meaning defined at sense 1
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: a set of people or things combined in a group
: the act or process of combining people or things into groups
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