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Collections, stores and sets of things

agglomeration

noun

a large group of different things

arsenal

noun

a large collection of things you can use to achieve a particular purpose

assemblage

noun

a group of things or people gathered together

assembly

noun

a group of parts that are connected and form one unit

assortment

noun

a group or set of things of various types

bale

noun

a large quantity of something such as paper, cotton fibers, or hay tied into a large tight package for storing or sending somewhere

bank

noun

a large collection, especially of information or ideas

bank

noun

a store of something that is available for use when it is needed

bank

noun

a large number of things in a row, especially pieces of equipment

batch

noun

a number of things or people that arrive or are dealt with at the same time

battery

noun

a group of similar things

bevy

noun

a group of people or things of the same kind

body

noun

a large amount or collection of something such as knowledge, information, or work

book

noun

a set of small objects, such as stamps, tickets, or matches, fastened together inside a paper cover

bundle

noun

a group of things that have been tied together, especially so that you can carry them easily

cache

noun

a quantity of things that have been hidden, especially weapons

collection

noun

a group of things

compilation

noun

a set of things such as songs or stories produced by different people

conglomeration

noun

a collection of many different types of things

constellation

noun

a group of people or things that are similar or related

corpus

noun

a collection of writing, for example all the writings of one person

crop

noun

several things that happen or are produced at the same time

display

noun

an arrangement of things for people to look at

ensemble

noun

a group of things that look good or combine well together

gear

noun

the special clothes and equipment that you use for a particular activity

grab bag

noun

a mixture of things that have not been put together carefully

harvest

noun

something that has been collected

hoard

noun

a large amount of something that someone has saved or hidden somewhere

hodgepodge

noun

a collection or mixture of things that do not belong together or have been put together carelessly

hotchpotch

noun

a hodgepodge

kit

noun

all the pieces necessary to put together something such as a model car or aircraft

library

noun

a collection of books, records, etc. that belong to one person or are related to one particular subject

miscellany

noun

a collection of things of various kinds

mother lode

noun

a supply of something that you can use

nest

noun

a set of similar things of different sizes that fit inside each other

nexus

noun

a closely connected group of people or things, often forming the central part of something

pack

noun

a set of things such as products wrapped or tied together

package deal

noun

a set of different things that are offered together and must be accepted together

paraphernalia

noun

a set of objects, especially those used for a particular activity

phalanx

noun

a group of people or things standing or placed close together

portfolio

noun

a collection of pictures, photographs, or documents that you use as examples of the work that you have done

portfolio

noun

used about other sets of things that belong to someone

registry

noun

a collection of official records, or the place where it is kept

reserve

noun

a supply of something that a country or an organization can use when they need to

reserve

noun

a supply of something that someone has and can use when they need to

sampler

noun

a collection of samples of products that a company makes for people to try

section

noun

something, or a group of things, that forms part of a larger group

series

noun

a set of similar things that follow one after another

set

noun

a group of things of the same type that belong together

set

noun

a group of different objects that are used together for a particular purpose

set

noun

a number of ideas, rules, facts, or principles that form a group

smorgasbord

noun

a collection of similar things from which you can choose

stash

noun

an amount of things that are kept hidden or safe

stock

noun

an amount of something that you keep so that you can use it when you need it

stockpile

noun

a large collection of things that may be needed

storage

noun

used for storing things

store

noun

a supply of something that is kept to be used later

storehouse

noun

a large quantity, supply, or collection

string

noun

a group of similar or connected things

subset

noun

a small group of people or things that is a part of a larger group

survival kit

noun

a collection of equipment that you need to stay alive in emergencies if you are somewhere far from help

sweep

noun

a range of different things that together form a larger unit

system

noun

a set of connected things that work together for a particular purpose

treasury

noun

a collection of valuable things

variety

noun

a collection or number of people, things, ideas, etc. that are all different from one another

welter

noun

a messy collection of different things

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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