A number of people or things that are located, gathered, or classed together
she sorted the coins into 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 representation of people seated on a high-backed bench, usually in salt-glazed stoneware.
Informal a mutual support group which meets to discuss shared problems.
A number of people or things classed together as being of similar age
An instance of a number of 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 number of musicians and vocalists who perform pop music together
A group of patients requiring or receiving a particular type of medical care.
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.
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 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
The class of nouns.
A group of people considered collectively in terms of a shared or similar likelihood of being affected by a given negative event.
A group of people that meets to discuss a subject or solve a problem.
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.
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 members of the group have read
A group of people who communicate regularly via the Internet, usually in real time but also by email
A group of people assembled to participate in a discussion about a product before it is launched, or to provide feedback on a political campaign, television series, etc.
A home where a small number of unrelated people in need of care, support, or supervision can live together
A body formed to influence legislation on a particular issue
The cluster of galaxies of which our Galaxy 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 Édouard Vuillard
A group —NO2, attached to an organic group in a molecule
A group of people of approximately the same age, status, and interests
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
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 words forming a distinctive unit in an utterance, containing a nucleus and optionally one or more other syllables before and after the nucleus
A group within a workforce who normally work together
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.
= chamber ensemble.