assemble

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See also: assemblé

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English assemblen, from Old French assembler (to assemble), from Medieval Latin assimulāre (to bring together), from ad- +‎ simulō (copy, imitate), from similis (like, similar), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sem- (together, one). Doublet of assimilate.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /əˈsɛmbl̩/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: as‧sem‧ble

Verb[edit]

assemble (third-person singular simple present assembles, present participle assembling, simple past and past participle assembled)

  1. (transitive) To put together.
    He assembled the model ship.
  2. (transitive, intransitive) To gather as a group.
    The parents assembled in the school hall.
  3. (computing) To translate from assembly language to machine code.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

assemble

  1. inflection of assembler:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative