Definition of Group. Meaning of Group. Synonyms of Group

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Definition of Group

Group
Group Group, n. [F groupe, It. gruppo, groppo, cluster, bunch, packet, group; of G. origin: cf. G. krepf craw, crop, tumor, bunch. See Crop, n.] 1. A cluster, crowd, or throng; an assemblage, either of persons or things, collected without any regular form or arrangement; as, a group of men or of trees; a group of isles. 2. An assemblage of objects in a certain order or relation, or having some resemblance or common characteristic; as, groups of strata. 3. (Biol.) A variously limited assemblage of animals or plants, having some resemblance, or common characteristics in form or structure. The term has different uses, and may be made to include certain species of a genus, or a whole genus, or certain genera, or even several orders. 4. (Mus.) A number of eighth, sixteenth, etc., notes joined at the stems; -- sometimes rather indefinitely applied to any ornament made up of a few short notes.
Group
Group Group, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Grouped; p. pr. & vb. n. Grouping.] [Cf. F. grouper. See Group, n.] To form a group of; to arrange or combine in a group or in groups, often with reference to mutual relation and the best effect; to form an assemblage of. The difficulty lies in drawing and disposing, or, as the painters term it, in grouping such a multitude of different objects. --Prior. Grouped columns (Arch.), three or more columns placed upon the same pedestal.

Meaning of Group from wikipedia

- A Group is a number of people or things that are located, gathered, or cl****ed together. Social group, an entity of two or more people that strives...
- In mathematics, a group is an algebraic structure consisting of a set of elements equipped with an operation that combines any two elements to form a...
- Touring car racing and Rallying. In contrast to the short-lived Group B and Group C, the Group A referred to production-derived vehicles limited in terms of...
- The Group may refer to: In film and television The Group (Australian TV series), an Australian situation comedy series produced by Cash Harmon Television...
- Groupers are fish of any of a number of genera in the subfamily Epinephelinae of the family Serranidae, in the order Perciformes. Not all serranids are...
- of abstract algebra known as group theory, an A-group is a type of group that is similar to abelian groups. The groups were first studied in the 1940s...
- primary group may refer to: In mathematics, a special kind of group: a p-primary group, also called simply p-group; or a primary cyclic group, which is...
- mathematics, the dual group may be: The Pontryagin dual, of a locally compact abelian group The Langlands dual, of a reductive algebraic group The Deligne–Lusztig...
- An ethnic group, or an ethnicity, is a category of people who identify with each other based on similarities such as common ancestry, language, history...
- Yankee Group was an independent technology research and consulting firm, founded in 1970 by Howard Anderson. It was acquired by 451 Research in 2013....
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