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

Synonyms for grouping in the sense of this definition

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

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

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

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

"the Spanish people"

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

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

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

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

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

"a flower arrangement"

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Definition 2: the activity of putting things together in groups - [noun denoting act]

(grouping is a kind of ...) any specific behavior

"they avoided all recreational activity"

(... is a kind of grouping ) the act of grouping things or people in pairs

(... is a kind of grouping ) the use of certain marks to clarify meaning of written material by grouping words grammatically into sentences and clauses and phrases

(... is a kind of grouping ) the grouping of musical phrases in a melodic line

(... is a kind of grouping ) the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type

(... is a kind of grouping ) the act of gathering something together

(... is a kind of grouping ) grouping by class or kind or size

Definition 3: a system for classifying things into groups - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for grouping in the sense of this definition

(grouping is a kind of ...) a system for classifying things

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