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People do not lack strength; they lack will.Victor Hugo
to group (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
- groupe (obsolete)
- A number of things or persons being in some relation to one another.
- There is a group of houses behind the hill.
- A group of people gathered in front of the Parliament to demonstrate against the Prime Minister's proposals.
- He left town to join a Communist group
- (group theory) A set with an associative binary operation, under which there exists an identity element, and such that each element has an inverse.
- A (usually small) group of people who perform music together.
- Did you see the new jazz group?
- (astronomy) A small number (up to about fifty) of galaxies that are near each other.
- (chemistry) A column in the periodic table of chemical elements.
- (chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
- (sociology) A subset of a culture or of a society.
- (military) An air force formation.
- (geology) A collection of formations or rock strata.
- (computing) In the Unix operating system, a number of users with same rights with respect to accession, modification, and execution of files, computers and peripherals.
- (number of things or persons being in some relation to each other): collection, set
- (people who perform music together): band, ensemble
number of things or persons being in some relation to each other
in group theory
people who perform music together
small number of galaxies
column in the periodic table
functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule
subset of a culture or of a society
collection of formations or rock strata
Third person singular
- (transitive) To put together to form a group.
- (put together to form a group): amass, categorise/categorize, classify, collect, collect up, gather, gather together, gather up
to put together to form a group
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