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Antonyms for collectingcol·lect·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. collection, collecting, assembling, aggregationnoun

    the act of gathering something together

    Synonyms:
    assemblage, ingathering, assembling, collection, appeal, accumulation, solicitation, compendium, aggregation

How to use collecting in a sentence?

  1. Felix Grewe:

    It's interesting to reaffirm that what people have been thinking for nearly 100 years is true, that this was a species driven to extinction by human activities, when this butterfly was collected 93 years ago, nobody was thinking about sequencing its DNA. That's why we have to keep collecting, for researchers 100 years in the future.

  2. Brett Stevens:

    TerraCycle's mission is to eliminate the idea of waste by collecting and recycling traditionally non-recyclable materials, anytime we can team up with a retailer or consumer goods company to drive awareness around the fact that these everyday items can see another life, we are happy to be involved.

  3. Tom Harvey:

    There is only one fossil of this enigmatic animal after 30 years of collecting by our Chinese colleagues at Chengjiang, it is exceptionally rare, but it shows us just how strange and varied the shapes of early animals could be.

  4. Tim Colahan:

    I am still collecting and have not received all the evidence and reports yet.

  5. Marco Giuranna:

    Follow-up is very important to better understand methane on Mars, we are collecting pieces of a puzzle and need more pieces to understand better what is going on.

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