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Definition of "assemblage" []

  • The act of assembling. (noun)
  • The state of being assembled. (noun)
  • A collection of people or things; a gathering. (noun)
  • A collection of items from a single datable component of an archaeological site. (noun)
  • A fitting together of parts, as those in a machine. (noun)
  • A number of things or persons assembled together; collection; assembly (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • A list of dishes served at a meal or the dishes themselves (noun)
  • The act or process of assembling or the state of being assembled (noun)
  • A three-dimensional work of art that combines various objects into an integrated whole (noun)

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Use "assemblage" in a sentence
  • "The scheme of setbacks and added height might result in assemblage of smaller lots to comply with setbacks and leave enough footprint to build the bigger tower."
  • "However, he noted that the "Limbo assemblage is dominated by horizontal and oblique hatched bands, as opposed to comb-stamping and criss-crossed bands found frequently with Kwale and Urewe respectively.""
  • "The assemblage is dominated by broad-leaved deciduous plants (alder, beech, etc.) along with roses, grapes, and dawn redwood, and most of the genera are no longer found in the Pacific Northwest."