piece together

phrasal verb
pieced together; piecing together; pieces together

Definition of piece together

: to make (something) by bringing together various parts or pieces She pieced the quilt together from scraps of old cloth. : to bring together (various parts or pieces) to form one complete thing The police had to piece together reports from several witnesses to get an accurate account of what happened.

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