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Pronunciation: /kəˈlɛkʃ(ə)n/

Translation of collection in Arabic:


  • 1 uncountable/غير معدود (collecting of data, evidence) جَمْع; (of tax, rent, debts) تَحْصيل your car is ready for collection سَيّارَتُكَ جاهِزةٌ للاسْتِلامِ
  • 2 (of mail) [ جَمْع البَريدِ من الصَناديقِ ]
  • 4 (of records, DVDs, stamps) مَجْموعة (plural: مَجْموعات) a private art collection مَجْموعة فَنّيّة خاصّة a diverse collection of people مَجْموعة مُتَنَوِّعة من الناسِ
  • 6 (in fashion shows) مَجْموعة أَزْياءٍ
  • 7 (collecting of money in church) جَمْع صَدَقاتٍ; (for charity) جَمْع تَبَرُّعاتٍ; (for a gift) جَمْع مُساهَماتٍ to make or organize a collection for sth/sb جَمَعَ تَبَرُّعاتٍ لِشَيْءٍ \ لِشَخْصٍ

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