collection collection  /kə ˈlɛk ʃən/


  1. (n) several things grouped together or considered as a whole
  2. (n) a publication containing a variety of works
  3. (n) request for a sum of money
  4. (n) the act of gathering something together


  1. Collection of weapons shown in Bulger case

    By: The Associated Press Jurors in James "Whitey" Bulger racketeering trial have been shown a massive collection of weapons, including machine guns, allegedly owned by Bulger and his gang. Retired state
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ABC 6 Providence

  2. Schuette: DIA Collection Can’t Be Sold To Pay Debt

    Michigan's attorney general says the collection at the Detroit Institute of Arts can't be sold to pay off any of the city's debt during a municipal bankruptcy.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: CBS Detroit

  3. Menil Collection Hires Landscape Architect to Enhance Its Houston Campus

    Menil Collection announces selection of landscape architect as it begins implementation of new master plan for its 30-acre campus in Houston.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Times


  1. "I loved it," Alba told the Associated Press after the show. "I want to be every flower in Galliano's collection."
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Jessica Alba Source:

  2. "We have never been a collection of red states and blue states: We are, and always will be, the United States of America," Obama said in his victory speech Tuesday night.
    on Nov 6, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Cherry Hill Courier Post

  3. "The word god is for me nothing more than the expression and product of human weakness, the Bible a collection of honorable, but still primitive legends which are nevertheless pretty childish," Einstein wrote.
    on May 13, 2008 By: Albert Einstein Source: Jewish Telegraphic Agency

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