Collecting

  • 1 Collecting — This article is about the hobby. For other uses of the general concept, see Collection (disambiguation). Collecting Collectable • Antique • Antiquities Terms Ephemera • Memorabilia Premium • Prize Souvenir • Special… …

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  • 2 collecting — noun the act of gathering something together • Syn: ↑collection, ↑assembling, ↑aggregation • Derivationally related forms: ↑collect, ↑collect (for: ↑collection) …

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  • 3 Collecting — Collect Col*lect (k[o^]l*l[e^]kt ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Collected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Collecting}.] [L. collecrus, p. p. of collerige to bind together; col + legere to gather: cf. OF. collecter. See {Legend}, and cf. {Coil}, v. t., {Cull}, v. t.] …

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  • 4 collecting — noun Collecting is used after these nouns: ↑stamp …

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  • 5 collecting — [[t]kəle̱ktɪŋ[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n A collecting tin or box is one that is used to collect money for charity. [BRIT] → See also collect (in AM, use collection box) …

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  • 6 collecting — noun A hobby including seeking, locating, acquiring, organizing, cataloging, displaying, storing, and maintaining whatever items are of interest to the individual collector …

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  • 7 collecting — n. taking payments; gathering together from different places col·lect || kÉ™ lekt n. short prayer v. gather; take payments (of money); assemble adj. having the receiver pay the charges (for a phone call) …

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  • 8 Collecting duct system — Scheme of renal tubule and its vascular supply. Latin tubulus renalis colligens Gray s …

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  • 9 Collecting the Kid — Compilation album by El P Released October 19, 2004 …

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  • 10 collecting bank — see bank Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 11 Collecting Team — is a short story written by Robert Silverberg. The story talks about three explorers, Clyde Holdreth, Lee Davison, and Gus who are from Earth and they travel the galaxy looking for new species and exploring new planets. They soon land on a middle …

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  • 12 collecting box — noun 1. A box for specimens used by naturalists in the field 2. A box for receiving money contributions • • • Main Entry: ↑collect …

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  • 13 collecting basket — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) Hairs, bristles or spines on the forelegs that function in collecting or holding food while consuming it …

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  • 14 collecting tubule — col·lec·ting tubule kə lek tiŋ n a nonsecretory tubule that receives urine from several nephrons and discharges it into the pelvis of the kidney called also collecting duct * * * a channel through which fluids pass from the secreting cells; see… …

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  • 15 collecting services — business of collecting debts in return for a commission …

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  • 16 collecting dust — not used for a long time, idle, gathering dust    Where s the silver tray? On the shelf, collecting dust …

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  • 17 collecting agent — rinkiklis statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Flotacijos šlamo nusėdimą ir surinkimą spartinanti medžiaga. atitikmenys: angl. collecting agent; collector rus. коллектор; собиратель ryšiai: sinonimas – kolektorius …

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  • 18 collecting electrode — surinkimo elektrodas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. collecting electrode; collector electrode vok. Fangelektrode, f; Sammelektrode, f rus. коллекторный электрод, m; собирающий электрод, m pranc. électrode collectrice, f …

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  • 19 collecting mirror — įgaubtasis veidrodis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. collecting mirror; concave mirror vok. Hohlspiegel, m; Konkavspiegel, m; Sammelspiegel, m rus. вогнутое зеркало, n pranc. miroir concave, m …

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  • 20 collecting power — renkamoji geba statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. collecting power vok. Sammelkraft, f; Sammelvermögen, n rus. собирательная способность, f pranc. pouvoir collecteur, m …

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