HyperDic: grouping

English > 3 senses of the word grouping:
NOUNTopsgrouping, groupany number of entities (members) considered as a unit
actgroupingthe activity of putting things together in groups
cognitiongrouping, pigeonholinga system for classifying things into groups
grouping > pronunciation
Soundsgruw'pihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > grouping: 3 senses > noun 1, Tops
MeaningAny number of entities (members) considered as a unit.
Synonymgroup
InstancesGreat LakesA group of five large, interconnected lakes in central North America
Narroweractinoid, actinide, actinonAny of a series of radioactive elements with atomic numbers 89 through 103
arrangementAn orderly grouping (of things or persons) considered as a unit
association(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
biological groupA group of plants or animals
circuit(law) a judicial division of a state or the United States (so-called because originally / originally judges traveled and held court in different locations)
citizenry, peopleThe body of citizens of a state or country
collection, aggregation, accumulation, assemblageSeveral things grouped together or considered as a whole
community, biotic community(ecology) a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same region and interacting with each other
editionAll of the identical copies of something offered to the public at the same time
electron shellA grouping of electrons surrounding the nucleus of an atom
ethnic group, ethnospeople of the same race or nationality who share a distinctive culture
halogenAny of five related nonmetallic elements (fluorine or chlorine or bromine or iodine or astatine) that are all monovalent and readily form negative ions
kingdomA basic group of natural objects
multitude, masses, mass, hoi polloi, people, the great unwashedThe common people generally
people(plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively
populationA group of organisms of the same species inhabiting a given area
racePeople who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock
rare earth, rare-earth element, lanthanoid, lanthanide, lanthanonAny element of the lanthanide series (atomic numbers 57 through 71)
sainthoodsaints collectively
seriesA group of postage stamps having a common theme or a group of coins or currency selected as a group for study or collection
social groupPeople sharing some social relation
straggleA wandering or disorderly grouping (of things or persons)
subgroupA distinct and often subordinate group within a group
swarm, cloudA group of many things in the air or on the ground
system, schemeA group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole
varna(Hinduism) the name for the original social division of Vedic people into four groups (which are subdivided into thousands of jatis)
world, human race, humanity, humankind, human beings, humans, mankind, manAll of the living human inhabitants of the earth
Broaderabstraction, abstract entityA general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples
Spanishagrupación, colectivo, grupo
Catalanagrupació, col·lectiu, grup
English > grouping: 3 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe activity of putting things together in groups.
Narrowercategorization, categorisation, classification, compartmentalization, compartmentalisation, assortmentThe act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type
collection, collecting, assembling, aggregationThe act of gathering something together
pairingThe act of grouping things or people in pairs
phrasingThe grouping of musical phrases in a melodic line
punctuationThe use of certain marks to clarify meaning / meaning of written material by grouping words grammatically into sentences and clauses and phrases
sortinggrouping by class or kind or size
BroaderactivityAny specific behavior
Spanishagrupación
Catalanagrupació
Verbsgrouparrange into a group or groups
groupform a group or group together
English > grouping: 3 senses > noun 3, cognition
MeaningA system for classifying things into groups.
Synonympigeonholing
Broaderclassification systemA system for classifying things

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