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collection

(Accumulation), noun accession, acervation, acervus, acquisition, addition, aggregate, aggregation, amassment, amount accrued, compilation, concentration, congestus, conglomerate, convergence, cumulation, group, growth by addition, heap, hoard, mass, obtainment, pile, stockpile, store
Associated concepts: collection of trust funds

collection

(Assembly), noun aggregation, association, audience, colligation, collocation, conflux, congregation, conventicle, convention, crowd, forgathering, gathering, group, ingathering, meet, meeting, multitude, muster, rally, reassembly, throng
Associated concepts: freedom of assembly

collection

(Payment), noun acquittance, amends, bearing the cost, cash payment, clearance, compensatio, compensation, contribution, defrayal, disbursement, discharge, enforcement of judggent, expenditure, fulfillment, full satisfaction, guerdon, indemnification, indemnity, installment, making amends, money paid, paying for, payment, price, propitiation, quid pro quo, quittance, receipted payment, recompense, redress, reimbursement, remission, remittance, remuneration, reparation, repayment, requital, restitution, restoration
Associated concepts: collecting bank, collection agencies, collection agent, collection and payment, collection attorrey, collection districts, collection of money, collection of taxes, collection officer, for collection only endorsements
See also: agglomeration, aggregate, assemblage, assembly, band, code, combination, compilation, conglomeration, congregation, corpus, cumulation, depository, digest, hoard, levy, store
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One of our early data collections was the 1975 "Labour Force Survey." These data are still available today, even though technology and standards have changed considerably since then.
Not only am I using data collection, but my aides are too.
In the first subcategory, the mobile data collection device is controlled to traverse through each node or along a straight line in the region.
Getting the forensic data collection right ensures a firm foundation for subsequent reviews, findings and legal action.
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* a minimum governance control of Executive Director approval being required for the continuation, modification and creation and discontinuation of data collection and reporting requirements of external organisations and individuals within each division
The BLS employs economists, statisticians, information technology specialists, behavioral scientists, program analysts, financial management specialists, and practitioners of many other disciplines; the Agency is organized by subject (employment, prices, compensation, and productivity), but also by areas of expertise (technology, data collection, publications, statistical methods, and administration).
The ROI Methodology, developed by the ROI Institute, provides a practical system for evaluation planning, data collection, data analysis, and reporting.
LCI Database Project Research Protocol" (1) and by referencing a standardized LCI data collection sheet.
She said: "Ethnic data collection is a sorely neglected area and it is vitally important that we take steps now to assess the health of all ethnic groups in society.
The EU is a major funder of fisheries data collection and scientific analysis.
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