collection

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/kəˈlɛkʃən/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/kəˈlɛkʃən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kə lekshən)


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collection

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [trash, mail] collection
  2. the [trash] collection is on [Monday]
  3. your [order, purchase] is ready for collection
  4. leave the [envelope, package] (on reception) for collection
  5. organize a collection for the [needy, homeless]
  6. organized a charity collection (for)
  7. raised [$1,000] in the collection
  8. a [rock, shell, cat] collection
  9. a collection of [rocks]
  10. a [large, small, complete] collection of
  11. my private collection of
  12. the ultimate collection of
  13. a fine collection of [porcelain, knives, paintings]
  14. the largest collection in the [state, world]
  15. a collection of [works, essays, stories] (by)
  16. a collection of old [records, baseball cards]
  17. a collection for [children, adults, students]
  18. the collection of (personal) [information, data]
n as adj
  1. collection services
  2. a (debt) collection agency
  3. the (church) collection plate
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