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cluster US English

A group of similar things or people positioned or occurring closely together

cluster US Thesaurus

clusters of berries

cluster fly US English

A fly that often enters buildings in large numbers during the autumn while looking for a place to overwinter

cluster bean US English

Another term for guar.

cluster bomb US English

A bomb that releases a number of projectiles on impact to injure or damage personnel and vehicles

note cluster US English

A chord containing a number of closely adjacent notes

open cluster US English

A relatively loose grouping of stars

tone cluster US English

Another term for note cluster.

cancer cluster US English

A geographic area with a statistically higher than average occurrence of cancer among its residents

cluster headache US English

A type of severe headache that tends to recur over a period of several weeks and in which the pain is usually limited to one side of the head

globular cluster US English

A large compact spherical star cluster, typically of old stars in the outer regions of a galaxy

oak leaf cluster US English

An attachment to a military decoration depicting a twig with oak leaves and acorns, indicating distinguished action or a subsequent award of the same decoration

clusterfuck US English

A disastrously mishandled situation or undertaking

supercluster US English

A cluster of galaxies which themselves occur as clusters