collaboration

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Originated 1855–60 from French collaboration, from Late Latin collaboratus + French -ion, from Latin con- (with) + labōrō (work).

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Noun[edit]

collaboration (plural collaborations)

  1. (uncountable) The act of collaborating.
    Collaboration can be a useful part of the creative process.
  2. (countable) A production or creation made by collaborating.
    The husband-and-wife artists will release their new collaboration in June this year.
  3. (uncountable) Treasonous cooperation.
    He has been charged with collaboration.

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References[edit]

  • collaboration” in The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000.
  • collaboration” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.
  • "collaboration" in WordNet 2.0, Princeton University, 2003.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From collaborer +‎ -tion, from Late Latin collaboratio, from Latin com- (with) + labōrō (work).

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Noun[edit]

collaboration f (plural collaborations)

  1. collaboration