Collective

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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: A collective is a group of entities that share or are motivated by at least one common issue or interest, or work together to achieve a ...
  • Collective farming: Collective farming and communal farming are various types of agricultural production in which the holdings of several farmers are run as a ...
  • Collective bargaining: Collective bargaining is a process of negotiations between employers and a group of employees aimed at reaching agreements to regulate ...
  • Collective intelligence: Collective intelligence is shared or group intelligence that emerges from the collaboration, collective efforts, and competition of many ...
  • Musical collective: Musical collective is a phrase used to describe a group of musicians in which membership is flexible and creative control is shared. ...
  • Artist collective: An artist collective is an initiative that is the result of a group of artist s working together, usually under their own management , ...
  • 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 , ...

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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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