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Gathering

Gath´er`ing
n.1.The act of collecting or bringing together.
2.That which is gathered, collected, or brought together
a.1.Assembling; collecting; used for gathering or concentrating.
Gathering board
(Bookbinding) a table or board on which signatures are gathered or assembled, to form a book.
Gathering coal
a lighted coal left smothered in embers over night, about which kindling wood is gathered in the morning.
- Knight.
Gathering hoop
a hoop used by coopers to draw together the ends of barrel staves, to allow the hoops to be slipped over them.
Gathering peat
a - A piece of peat used as a gathering coal, to preserve a fire.
b - In Scotland, a fiery peat which was sent round by the Borderers as an alarm signal, as the fiery cross was by the Highlanders.
Noun1.Gatheringgathering - a group of persons together in one place
Synonyms: assemblage
2.gathering - the social act of assembling; "they demanded the right of assembly"
Synonyms: assemblage, assembly
3.gathering - the act of gathering something
Synonyms: gather
4.gathering - sewing consisting of small folds or puckers made by pulling tight a thread in a line of stitching
Synonyms: gather
Adj.1.gathering - accumulating and becoming more intense; "the deepening gloom"; "felt a deepening love"; "the gathering darkness"; "the thickening dusk"
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Browse
Gatepost
Gates
Gates of hell
Gates of the Arctic National Park
Gateway
Gateway 2000
gateway drug
Gateway to the West
Gatewise
Gather
gather in
gather up
Gatherable
gathered
gathered skirt
Gatherer
-- Gathering --
Gathering board
Gathering coal
Gathering hoop
Gathering peat
gathering place
Gathic
Gatling
Gatling gun
gator
GATT
Gatten tree
Gauche
gaucheness
Gaucher's disease
Gaucherie
Gaucho
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