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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of positioning close together (or side by side); A grouping of words in a sentence.

Usage examples (35)
  • I tend to think that seeing and characterising them as collocation is the most useful way, a pragmatic view perhaps encouraged by the lexical approach.
  • Be sure to inquire about value added services such as collocation space and terrestrial connectivity.
  • Ethernet loops and collocation is still a buyers market.
  • Deem not this collocation simply a burlesque on Scientific categories. for more
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