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congregation

con·gre·ga·tion

congregation

 
pronunciation:
kang gr geI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of gathering together or congregating.
synonyms:
assembling, forgathering
similar words:
assembly, clustering, concourse, convening, crowding, gather, gathering, grouping, massing, swarming, thronging
definition 2: an assembled group; assembly.
synonyms:
assembly, gathering, group, meeting
similar words:
assemblage, company, concourse, confluence, convention, convocation, crowd, muster
definition 3: the members of a church, esp. those assembled for worship.
synonyms:
church
similar words:
assembly, communion, flock, fold
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The word congregation contains the following part:
greg Latin root that means flock, gathering