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  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Assemble  \As*sem"ble\,  v.  t. 
  To  collect  and  put  together  the  parts  of  as  to  assemble  a 
  bicycle,  watch,  gun,  or  other  manufactured  article. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Assemble  \As*sem"ble\,  v.  i. 
  To  meet  or  come  together,  as  a  number  of  individuals;  to 
  convene;  to  congregate.  --Dryden. 
 
  The  Parliament  assembled  in  November.  --W.  Massey. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Assemble  \As*sem"ble\,  v.  i. 
  To  liken;  to  compare.  [Obs.] 
 
  Bribes  may  be  assembled  to  pitch.  --Latimer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Assemble  \As*sem"ble\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Assembled};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Assembling}.]  [F.  assembler,  fr  LL  assimulare  to 
  bring  together  to  collect;  L.  ad  +  simul  together;  akin  to 
  similis  like  Gr  ?  at  the  same  time,  and  E.  same  Cf 
  {Assimilate},  {Same}.] 
  To  collect  into  one  place  or  body;  to  bring  or  call  together; 
  to  convene;  to  congregate. 
 
  Thither  he  assembled  all  his  train.  --Milton. 
 
  All  the  men  of  Israel  assembled  themselves.  --1  Kings 
  viii.  2. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  assemble 
  v  1:  make  by  putting  pieces  together;  "She  pieced  a  quilt"  [syn: 
  {piece},  {put  together},  {set  up}]  [ant:  {disassemble}] 
  2:  collect  in  one  place  "We  assembled  in  the  church  basement"; 
  "Let's  gather  in  the  dining  room"  [syn:  {meet},  {gather}, 
  {forgather},  {foregather}] 
  3:  get  people  together;  "assemble  your  colleagues";  "get 
  together  all  those  who  are  interested  in  the  project"; 
  "gather  the  close  family  members"  [syn:  {gather},  {get 
  together}] 




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