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One entry found for congregate.
Main Entry: con·gre·gate
Pronunciation: primarystresseng-gri-secondarystressgamacrt
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): -gat·ed; -gat·ing
Etymology: Middle English congregaten "to collect or assemble together," derived from Latin congregare "to assemble, gather," from con-, com- "with, together" and gregare "to gather into a flock or herd," from greg-, grex "flock, herd" --related to AGGREGATE, GREGARIOUS, SEGREGATE
: to come together into a group or crowd
synonym see GATHER
- con·gre·ga·tor /-secondarystressgamacrt-schwar/ noun

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