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as·sem·ble

 (ə-sĕm′bəl)
v. as·sem·bled, as·sem·bling, as·sem·bles
v.tr.
1. To bring or call together into a group or whole: The bailiff assembled the jury. See Synonyms at call.
2. To fit together the parts or pieces of: assemble a machine; assemble data.
v.intr.
To gather together; congregate: Protesters assembled on the common. See Synonyms at gather.

[Middle English assemblen, from Old French assembler, from Vulgar Latin *assimulāre : Latin ad-, ad- + Latin simul, together; see sem- in Indo-European roots.]

as·sem·blé

 (ă-säN-blā′)
n. pl. as·sem·blés (-blā′)
A jump in ballet in which the feet meet together in midair and then land together on the floor.

[French, from past participle of assembler, to assemble, fit together, from assembler, to assemble, fit together, from Old French; see assemble.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.assembling - the act of gathering something togetherassembling - the act of gathering something together
grouping - the activity of putting things together in groups
agglomeration - the act of collecting in a mass; the act of agglomerating
collation - assembling in proper numerical or logical sequence
compiling, compilation - the act of compiling (as into a single book or file or list); "the job of compiling the inventory took several hours"
gather, gathering - the act of gathering something
bottle collection - the activity of collecting bottles; "bottle collection is a hobby of hers"
conchology, shell collecting - the collection and study of mollusc shells
coin collecting, numismatics, numismatology, coin collection - the collection and study of money (and coins in particular)
pickup - the act or process of picking up or collecting from various places; "garbage pickup is on Mondays and Thursdays"
philately, stamp collecting, stamp collection - the collection and study of postage stamps
tax collection - the collection of taxes
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I purpose assembling this upon the strip of beach described in Bowen's manuscript--the beach where he found the dead body of the apelike man--provided there is sufficient space above high water; otherwise we shall have to assemble it on deck and lower it over the side.
Murchison had succeeded in assembling together fifteen hundred artisans.
During the period from July-November, 2017-18, 942,434 motor cycles were produced as compared the assembling of 770,339 motor cycles of same period last year, according to the computation of quantum index numbers of large scale manufacturing industries released by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics.
During the period from July-November, 2017-18, 942,434 motorcycles were produced as compared the assembling of 770,339 motorcycles of same period last year, according to the computation of quantum index numbers of large scale manufacturing industries released by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics.
However, a spokeswoman for JLR insisted that there are no plans to start assembling the Evoque in India.
We will develop more bus models locally as we prepare to establish our assembling and manufacturing unit in Oman," Jassim Saif Al Sulaiti, Mowasalat's chairman and managing director, was quoted as saying by The Peninsula newspaper.
Abstract: Innovation in the field of assembling is going in many directions.
We are currently evaluating the possibility of assembling more cars in the country depending on the market conditions.
Her cake, best served and eaten within two hours of assembling, must be kept refrigerated.
The government said it will offer new incentives to boost development of the country's sedan car assembling industry.
In addition to which, he enjoys assembling 1/25-scale model cars, especially vehicles of the '50s, '60s, and '70s.
Life on Earth may owe its existence to a versatile little molecule that busied itself assembling the first genetic material some 4 billion years ago.

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