assembly


assembly
as|sem|bly
W2S3 [əˈsembli] n plural assemblies
1.)
a group of people who are elected to make decisions or laws for a particular country, area, or organization
the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland
the speaker of the California state assembly
2.) [C,U ]
the meeting together of a group of people for a particular purpose
assembly of
an assembly of reporters
Police have imposed conditions on public assemblies.
Restrictions on freedom of assembly have gradually been relaxed.
an assembly point (=a place where people go in a particular situation)
3.) [U and C]
a regular meeting of all the teachers and students of a school
4.) [U]
the process of putting the parts of something together
instructions for assembly

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