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verb
  1. 1
    to get things and keep them together for a particular reason

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    1. a.
      to get and keep objects because they are interesting or valuable

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    2. b.
      to get information

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  2. 3
    if a crowd of people collects, it forms

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    1. b.
      if a surface collects a substance, the substance gradually covers the surface

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chicken raffle

any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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