A number of people or things that are located close together or are considered or classed together
the exhibits were divided into three distinct groups
A group of people undergoing therapy or training in which they observe and seek to improve their own interpersonal relationships or communication skills
A number of people or things classed together as being of similar age
An instance of three or more people embracing one another simultaneously, typically to provide support or express solidarity
Sexual activity involving a number of people
An exclusive, typically small, group of people with a shared interest or identity
A group of people related by blood or marriage
Those people who do not belong to a specific in-group
A representation of people seated on a high-backed bench, usually in salt-glazed stoneware.
A number of musicians and vocalists who perform pop music together
Informal a mutual support group which meets to discuss shared problems.
Any of the various types of human blood whose antigen characteristics determine compatibility in transfusion. The best known blood groups are those of the ABO system
A group of people who meet regularly to discuss books that all the members have read
A group of patients requiring or receiving a particular type of medical care.
A group of people who communicate regularly via the Internet, usually in real time but also by email
The group consisting of all the living species of a clade together with their latest common ancestor and any of its extinct descendants; contrasted with stem group.
A group of people belonging to or representing a particular religious faith; the members of a particular faith considered collectively.
A demographically diverse group of people assembled to participate in a guided discussion about a particular product before it is launched, or to provide ongoing feedback on a political campaign, television series, etc.
Any of a number of categories (now usually four or five) into which foods are classified in various nutritional schemes.
A group composed of girls.
A residential or other area designated for occupation or use by a particular official ethnic group; usually in plural and attributive, designating legislation providing for such areas and prohibiting occupation or ownership of them by members of any other group; chiefly in Group Areas Act.
A home where a small number of unrelated people in need of care, support, or supervision can live together, such as those who are elderly or mentally ill
A fellow member of a group, especially a social group.
(Usually with the) a way of thinking and feeling developed by a group of people, often considered to prevail over individual thoughts and beliefs; a notional collective mind or consciousness shared by a group of people, as expressed in uniformity of thought or behaviour.
A standard or typical value within a group of results.
A payment or charge applicable to a group of people or things; (originally) specifically a uniform rail fare (especially for freight) applicable from any place within a certain area; (now chiefly) a reduced payment for a service, amenity, etc., made available to a group of people applying together.
A stage composed of or characterized by groups; (Sport) (in singular and plural) a stage of a competition in which teams compete in a number of groups, one or more of the best-placed teams from each group progressing to the next stage (typically a series of knockout matches).
A multi-word verb consisting of a verb and one or more further elements which together function as a single syntactical unit; a phrasal or prepositional verb.
A number of words constituting a semantic unit within a sentence; specifically a phrase which functions grammatically as a single word.
Work done by a group in collaboration
A body formed to influence legislation on a particular issue
The cluster of galaxies of which the Milky Way is a member
A group of late 19th-century French painters, largely symbolist in their approach and heavily indebted to Gauguin. Members of the group included Maurice Denis, Pierre Bonnard, and Edouard Vuillard
A group, —NO2, attached to an organic group in a molecule
The class of nouns.
A group of people of approximately the same age, status, and interests
A regular meeting of a group of preschool children, organized by parents for their children to take part in supervised creative and social play
Any of the 32 sets of symmetry operations which can be used to characterize three-dimensional lattices and are the basis of the system of crystal classes
A group of people considered collectively in terms of a shared or similar likelihood of being affected by a given negative event.
Any of 230 symmetry groups used to classify crystal structures
A group of people who meet to study a particular subject and then report their findings or recommendations
A group of people that meets to discuss a subject or solve a problem.
A group of words forming a distinctive unit in an utterance, containing a nucleus and optionally one or more other syllables before and after the nucleus
An organization or group of people focused on the use of a particular (in later use especially computer-orientated) product, service, or technology.
A group of words.
(With reference to statistical data) a group of people or animals classed together on the basis of age; compare age group.
A group whose binary operation is commutative.
Any of a number of subdivisions of pupils grouped together for instruction as part of an ability grouping programme.