Definition of grouping in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡruːpɪŋ/


1A set of associated people acting together, especially within a larger organization: a grouping of left-wing trade union leaders
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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.
1.1 [mass noun] The action of putting people or things in a group or groups: the grouping of pupils by overall aptitude
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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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