Collocation

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Collocation Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of positioning close together (or side by side); "it is the result of the juxtaposition of contrasting colors"
  • a grouping of words in a sentence

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a grouping of words in a sentence ,
  • the act of positioning close together (or side by side); "it is the result of the juxtaposition of contrasting colors"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Collocation'


  • Collocation: linguistics, a collocation is a sequence of words or terms that co-occur more often than would be expected by chance. In phraseology, collocation is a sub-type
  • Collocation method: In mathematics, a collocation method is a method for the numerical solution of ordinary differential equations, partial differential equations and integral
  • Orthogonal collocation: Orthogonal collocation is a method for the numerical solution of partial differential equations. It uses collocation at the zeros of some orthogonal polynomial
  • The Best of Extreme: An Accidental Collocation of Atoms?: The Best of Extreme: An Accidental Collocation of Atoms? was the first of "The Best Of's" albums by Extreme. "Decadence Dance" (from Pornograffitti)
  • Collocation extraction: Collocation extraction is the task of extracting collocations automatically from a corpus using a computer. Within the area of corpus linguistics, collocation

Collocation Sample Sentences in News


  • IO splits in two, solving an identity crisis
    IO Data Centers is splitting into two companies as a way to attract investors and resolve a conflict that may have been holding back its business. IO has two main businesses today. One part sells collocation services from a network of data centers it operates. The other sells modular hardware and data center infrastructure management software that other companies Read more on this news related to 'Collocation'

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