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congregation

noun

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1 a body of persons gathered for religious worship
  • the whole congregation began to sing with great fervor

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2 a body of people come together in one place
  • a congregation of journalists were at the hotel bar, discussing the latest developments

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The first known use of congregation was in the 14th century

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“Congregation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/congregation. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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