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Definition 1: any number of entities (members) considered as a unit - [noun denoting tops]

Synonyms for group in the sense of this definition

(group is a kind of ...) a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples

(... is a kind of group ) a group of many things in the air or on the ground

"a swarm of insects obscured the light" "clouds of blossoms" "it discharged a cloud of spores"

(... is a kind of group ) a distinct and often subordinate group within a group

(... is a kind of group ) saints collectively

(... is a kind of group ) the body of citizens of a state or country

"the Spanish people"

(... is a kind of group ) a group of organisms of the same species inhabiting a given area

"they hired hunters to keep down the deer population"

(... is a kind of group ) the common people generally

"separate the warriors from the mass" "power to the people"

(... is a kind of group ) (Hinduism) the name for the original social division of Vedic people into four groups (which are subdivided into thousands of jatis)

(... is a kind of group ) (law) a judicial division of a state or the United States (so-called because originally judges traveled and held court in different locations); one of the twelve groups of states in the United States that is covered by a particular circuit court of appeals

(... is a kind of group ) a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole

"a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going"

(... is a kind of group ) a group of postage stamps having a common theme or a group of coins or currency selected as a group for study or collection

"the Post Office issued a series commemorating famous American entertainers" "his coin collection included the complete series of Indian-head pennies"

(... is a kind of group ) any of a series of radioactive elements with atomic numbers 89 through 103

(... is a kind of group ) any element of the lanthanide series (atomic numbers 57 through 71)

(... is a kind of group ) (ecology) a group of organisms (plants and animals) that live together in a certain geographical region and constitute a community with a few dominant species

(... is a kind of group ) people who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock

"some biologists doubt that there are important genetic differences between races of human beings"

(... is a kind of group ) all of the living human inhabitants of the earth

"all the world loves a lover" "she always used `humankind' because `mankind' seemed to slight the women"

(... is a kind of group ) an orderly grouping (of things or persons) considered as a unit; the result of arranging

"a flower arrangement"

(... is a kind of group ) a wandering or disorderly grouping (of things or persons)

"a straggle of outbuildings" "a straggle of followers"

(... is a kind of group ) a basic group of natural objects

(... is a kind of group ) a group of plants or animals

(... is a kind of group ) (ecology) a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same region and interacting with each other

(... is a kind of group ) (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively

"old people" "there were at least 200 people in the audience"

(... is a kind of group ) people sharing some social relation

(... is a kind of group ) several things grouped together or considered as a whole

(... is a kind of group ) all of the identical copies of something offered to the public at the same time

"the first edition appeared in 1920" "it was too late for the morning edition" "they issued a limited edition of Bach recordings"

(... is a kind of group ) a grouping of electrons surrounding the nucleus of an atom

"the chemical properties of an atom are determined by the outermost electron shell"

(... is a kind of group ) people of the same race or nationality who share a distinctive culture

(... is a kind of group ) any of five related nonmetallic elements (fluorine or chlorine or bromine or iodine or astatine) that are all monovalent and readily form negative ions

(... is an instance of group) a group of five large, interconnected lakes in central North America

Definition 2: a set that is closed, associative, has an identity element and every element has an inverse - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for group in the sense of this definition

(group is a kind of ...) (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols

"the set of prime numbers is infinite"

(... is a kind of group ) (mathematics) a subset (that is not empty) of a mathematical group

(... is a kind of group ) a group that satisfies the commutative law

Definition 3: (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for group in the sense of this definition

(group is a kind of ...) a single undivided natural thing occurring in the composition of something else

"units of nucleic acids"

(... is a kind of group ) a univalent chemical radical derived from ethylene

(... is a kind of group ) the chemical group that gives color to a molecule

(... is a kind of group ) the monovalent group -CN in a chemical compound

(... is a kind of group ) a trivalent radical derived from glycerol by removing the three hydroxyl radicals

(... is a kind of group ) the bivalent group -HNNH- derived from hydrazine

(... is a kind of group ) the monovalent group -OH in such compounds as bases and some acids and alcohols

(... is a kind of group ) a group having the characteristic properties of ketones

(... is a kind of group ) the bivalent radical CH2 derived from methane

(... is a kind of group ) the monovalent organic group C3H7- obtained from propane

(... is a kind of group ) a hydrocarbon radical (C4H9)

(... is a kind of group ) the group -NO3

(... is a kind of group ) the radical -NO2 or any compound containing it (such as a salt or ester of nitrous acid)

(... is a kind of group ) the bivalent radical UO2 which forms salts with acids

(... is a kind of group ) the univalent radical -COOH; present in and characteristic of organic acids

(... is a kind of group ) the bivalent radical CO

(... is a kind of group ) the univalent group derived from arsine

(... is a kind of group ) any group or radical of the form RCO- where R is an organic group

"an example of the acyl group is the acetyl group"

(... is a kind of group ) the chemical group -OH

(... is a kind of group ) the chemical group -CHO

(... is a kind of group ) any of a series of univalent groups of the general formula CnH2n+1 derived from aliphatic hydrocarbons

(... is a kind of group ) the univalent unsaturated organic radical C3H5; derived from propylene

(... is a kind of group ) the radical -NH2

(... is a kind of group ) a hydrocarbon radical that occurs in many organic compounds

(... is a kind of group ) the univalent group N3- derived from hydrazoic acid

(... is a kind of group ) the bivalent group -N=N- united to two hydrocarbon groups

(... is a kind of group ) the univalent radical derived from toluene

(... is a kind of group ) the univalent radical derived from benzoic acid

(... is part of group) (physics and chemistry) the simplest structural unit of an element or compound

(group belongs to category ...) the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions

Definition 4: arrange into a group or groups - [verb of cognition]

Samples where group or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Can you group these shapes together?

(group is a kind of ...) arrange or order by classes or categories

"How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?"

(... is a kind of group ) reorganize into new groups

(... is a kind of group ) classify or group

(... is a kind of group ) group or chunk together in a certain order or place side by side

(... is a kind of group ) batch together; assemble or process as a batch

Definition 5: form a group or group together - [verb of competition]

Synonyms for group in the sense of this definition

(group is a kind of ...) collect in one place

"We assembled in the church basement" "Let's gather in the dining room"

(... is a kind of group ) form a team

"We teamed up for this new project"

(... is a kind of group ) attach to, as a journalist to a military unit when reporting on a war

"The young reporter was embedded with the Third Division"

(... is a kind of group ) act as an organized group

(... is a kind of group ) join or form a pool of people

(... is a kind of group ) form or unite into a brigade

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