from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The act or process of uniting into groups.
  • n. A collection of people or things united into a group.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A collection of things or people united as a group.
  • n. The action of the verb to group.
  • v. Present participle of group.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The disposal or relative arrangement of figures or objects, as in, drawing, painting, and sculpture, or in ornamental design.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act, process, or result of arranging in a group; relative arrangement or disposition, as of figures in a painting, persons on a stage or in a dance, incidents in a story, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a system for classifying things into groups
  • n. any number of entities (members) considered as a unit
  • n. the activity of putting things together in groups


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