Definition of grouping in English:

grouping

Syllabification: group·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈgro͞opiNG
 
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noun

  • 1A set of people acting together with a common interest or purpose, especially within a larger organization: a grouping of Protestant churches
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    • That there are factional groupings within the Liberals comes as no surprise.
    • They were also the focal point of the community, bringing people together to form new social groupings.
    • It can lead to extremists and it can lead to humans bonding together in extreme groupings and it can also lead to mistrust on a grand scale.
  • 1.1The arrangement or formation of people or things in a group or groups: an alternative form of ability grouping
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    • Although this traditional grouping is geographically convenient, it may obscure a far more complex picture of interrelationships.
    • The value of disciplinary grouping is that, at least at its best, people with real and specific competence are in control.
    • Cooperative learning techniques, including heterogeneous grouping, are a central component of this approach to developing literacy skills.

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