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He is expected to be formally proposed in a resolution submitted to the general assembly today. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It will issue a new assembly and details of how to install it. Times, Sunday Times (2017)By one of the assembly lines, players walked beneath a sign which read. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She was upset and worried about the reading she had to do at that morning's school assembly. Times, Sunday Times (2016)CAR assembly line workers are furious after bosses set strict times when they go to the loo. The Sun (2016)The security council expects her to appear in front of the general assembly before next Wednesday, when it holds its next straw poll. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The shame felt in whole school assembly next morning ensured no recurrence of the offence. Times, Sunday Times (2014)During the assembly process there were many problems. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Good freedom of assembly and a long history of press freedom. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The proposed march was hardly an exercise in lawful assembly and free speech. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The assembly will have one year to draft a constitution. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Both sides are playing to their galleries in advance of assembly elections. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They demanded elections to a new assembly and the drafting of a new constitution. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The aim was a continual improvement in quality on the assembly line. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We are ushered into a space reminiscent of a school assembly hall. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The row was serious enough for him to address the school at assembly. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Perhaps your government is restricting your right to free assembly? Times, Sunday Times (2011)During the speeches in the assembly hall he kept his trilby hat firmly on the back of his head. Seminary Boy (2006)It looks like a school assembly room, but with oddities. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The Broughton factory will begin its assembly of the first wing this time next year. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We had this huge glass wall looking into the assembly room, which was the big ballet studio. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I think of the discipleship process as a car assembly line. Christianity Today (2000)Then this pattern can be organized so that the minimum number of standardized parts will make possible the assembly of the maximum number of products. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)Worse still, the automobile assembly line makes each man a threat rather than a resource to his fellow worker. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)London Victory in one assembly seat. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Freedom of speech and assembly. Times, Sunday Times (2008)After some point, the assembly process will slow down as workers wait for others to complete their work on these machines. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)While a global people 's assembly has revolutionary potential, it is hardly a new idea. THE AGE OF CONSENT (2003)The point of a people 's assembly is that it is independent of pre-existing powers. THE AGE OF CONSENT (2003)General assembly meetings, held twice a day to discuss issues and organisational matters, are tightly run. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But so is the freedom to religious assembly in the place of one's choosing and the freedom to go unhindered about one's daily business. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'assembly'
British English: assembly /əˈsɛmblɪ/ NOUN
An assembly is a group of people gathered together for a particular purpose.
...an assembly of party members from the Russian republic.
- American English: assembly
- Arabic: اِجْتِمَاع
- Brazilian Portuguese: assembleia
- Chinese: 集合
- Croatian: skupština
- Czech: shromáždění
- Danish: forsamling
- Dutch: samenkomst
- European Spanish: asamblea
- Finnish: kokous
- French: assemblée
- German: Versammlung
- Greek: συγκέντρωση
- Italian: assemblea
- Japanese: 集会
- Korean: 집회
- Norwegian: forsamling
- Polish: zgromadzenie
- European Portuguese: assembleia
- Romanian: adunare
- Russian: собрание
- Spanish: asamblea
- Swedish: samling
- Thai: การรวมกลุ่ม
- Turkish: topluluk
- Ukrainian: збори
- Vietnamese: nhóm người
Definition of assembly from the Collins English Dictionary
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