n assemblage, batch, bunch, clump, collection, gathering, group, knot
vb assemble, bunch, collect, flock, gather, group
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cluster ( clusters plural & 3rd person present) ( clustering present participle) ( clustered past tense & past participle )
1 n-count A clusterof people or things is a small group of them close together.
oft N of n
There's no town here, just a cluster of shops, cabins and motels at the side of the highway.
2 verb If people clustertogether, they gather together in a small group. The passengers clustered together in small groups... V together The children clustered around me. V around/round n →
cluster bomb ( cluster bombs plural ) A cluster bomb is a type of bomb which is dropped from an aircraft. It contains a large number of smaller bombs that spread out before they hit the ground. n-count
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