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Collective Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • members of a cooperative enterprise
  • set up on the principle of collectivism or ownership and production by the workers involved usually under the supervision of a government; "collective farms"
  • forming a whole or aggregate
  • done by or characteristic of individuals acting together; "a joint identity"; "the collective mind"; "the corporate good"

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  • members of a cooperative enterprise

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Collective'


  • Collective: For other uses, see Collective (disambiguation). A collective is a group of entities that share or are motivated by at least one common issue or interest
  • Collective (disambiguation): Collective identity Collective investment scheme Artist collective Musical collective Workers' collective The Ayn Rand Collective Collective Digital Studio
  • Collective agreement: A collective agreement or collective bargaining agreement (CBA) is a special type of commercial agreement, usually as one negotiated "collectively" between
  • Collective bargaining: For album by King Syze, see Collective Bargaining (album). Collective bargaining is a process of negotiations between employers and a group of employees
  • Collective unconscious: Collective unconscious is a term of analytical psychology, coined by Carl Jung. It is proposed to be a part of the unconscious mind, expressed in humanity
  • Musical collective: Musical collective is a phrase used to describe a group of musicians in which membership is flexible and creative control is shared. Such entities have
  • List of songs recorded by Collective Soul: The following is a list of songs by Collective Soul.
  • Collective noun: Not to be confused with mass nounĀ or collective number. In linguistics, a collective noun is a collection of things taken as a whole. For example, in

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'Collective' example sentence in quotations


* Our tendency to create heroes rarely jibes with the reality that most nontrivial problems require collective solutions. - Warren Bennis

* I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance. - Thomas Carlyle

* Reality is nothing but a collective hunch. - Lily Tomlin


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Collective Sample Sentences in News


  • Widen Expands Media Collective Into a Marketing Content 'Command Center'
    Widen Enterprises, a leading provider of cloud-based digital asset management software, today launched version 8.0 of Media Collective. Revamped and expanded to provide a complete marketing content 'command ... Read more on this news related to 'Collective'
  • Berkeley tells cannabis collective to shut down
    Even though more than 40 people testified about the importance of the Forty Acres Medical Marijuana Growers Collective to the black community, the Berkeley City Council voted 7-2 Tuesday night to declare it a public nuisance. But the decision, which came almost four years after Berkeley officials first told its co-founder, Chris Smith, that his cannabis collective Read more on this news related to 'Collective'
  • Hip-Hop Collective Doomtree On Getting Seven Artists In One Room
    The Minneapolis rap crew is back with the album All Hands . NPR's Arun Rath speaks with members Dessa and P.O.S. Read more on this news related to 'Collective'

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