omnium-gatherum

noun
om·​ni·​um-gath·​er·​um | \ˌäm-nē-əm-ˈga-t͟hə-rəm \
plural omnium-gatherums

Definition of omnium-gatherum 

: a miscellaneous collection (as of things or persons)

First Known Use of omnium-gatherum

1530, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for omnium-gatherum

Latin omnium (genitive plural of omnis) + English gather + Latin -um, noun ending

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