collection

Definitions

General English

General Science

  • noun the process of gathering something together
  • noun a group of objects or organisms brought together

Aviation

  • noun a number of things brought together
  • noun an act of being collected by somebody

Banking

  • noun the act of getting money together, or of making someone pay money which is owed

Commerce

  • noun the act of taking letters from a letter box or mail room to the post office for dispatch

Information & Library Science

  • noun a group of similar or related things such as the stock of a special library

Law

  • noun the activity of making someone pay money which is owed
  • noun the act of fetching goods
  • noun the taking of letters from a letter box or mail room to the post office to be sent off

Military

  • noun an act of fetching or picking something up
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