Collectively
Collectively Col*lect"ive*ly, adv. In a mass, or body; in a collected state; in the aggregate; unitedly. [1913 Webster]

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  • collectively — I adverb altogether, as a group, as a whole, as one, en banc, en bloc, en masse, fully, in a body, in all, in conjunction, in its entirety, integrally, in the aggregate, in toto, mutually, together, totally, unitedly, wholly, withal II index en… …   Law dictionary

  • collectively — adv. Collectively is used with these adjectives: ↑responsible Collectively is used with these verbs: ↑bargain, ↑call, ↑decide, ↑know, ↑refer, ↑term …   Collocations dictionary

  • collectively — col|lec|tive|ly [kəˈlektıvli] adv as a group ▪ All members of the cabinet are collectively responsible for decisions taken. ▪ Rain, snow and hail are collectively known as precipitation …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • collectively — col|lec|tive|ly [ kə lektıvli ] adverb * together, as a group: People refer to these different medical conditions collectively as heart disease. the right to join unions and bargain collectively …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • collectively */ — UK [kəˈlektɪvlɪ] / US adverb together, as a group People refer to these different medical conditions collectively as heart disease. the right to join unions and bargain collectively …   English dictionary

  • collectively — adverb as a group: The islands, which are northwest of Australia, are collectively known as Indonesia …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • collectively — collective ► ADJECTIVE 1) done by or belonging to all the members of a group. 2) taken as a whole; aggregate. ► NOUN ▪ an enterprise owned or operated cooperatively. DERIVATIVES collectively adverb collectivity noun …   English terms dictionary

  • collectively — adverb see collective I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • collectively — See collective. * * * …   Universalium

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