A ship that carries a numerous crew, is a sort of omnium gatherum, of human employments.
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Murray (the publisher) said that my Life of Dr. Butler was an omnium gatherum.
The relic-hunters had penetrated their omnium gatherum and offered fabulous sums for the quaint old bits they found there.
Other legends were worked up into the omnium gatherum of Giron le Courtois, and with this the cycle proper ceases.
There is, of course, in very many cases an individuality gained by the "omnium gatherum" of such a mode of furnishing.
Louie sat for a while, sucking at a lump of sugar she had swept that morning into the omnium gatherum of her pocket.
But in the majority of cases there is no obvious excuse for this omnium gatherum process.
omnium gatherum, an indiscriminate collection of articles; a numerous and by no means select assemblage.
I am bringing out a heavy memoir on elephants—an omnium gatherum affair, with observations on the fossil and recent species.