Definition of gathering in English:


Syllabification: gath·er·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈgaT͟HəriNG


  • 2A set of printed signatures of a book, gathered for binding.
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    • Of course, it is not possible to have eleven leaves in one gathering of a quarto book.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody