- noting an artificial gem formed of two or more parts, as a doublet or triplet, at least one of which is a true gemstone.
Origin of assembled
- to bring together or gather into one place, company, body, or whole.
- to put or fit together; put together the parts of: to assemble information for a report; to assemble a toy from a kit.
- Computers. compile(def 4).
- to come together; gather; meet: We assembled in the auditorium.
Origin of assemble
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Examples from the Web for assembled
By September, he was flashing a thumbs-up to assembled fans as he walked into court in a Barcelona suburb.Is Soccer Great Lionel Messi Corrupt?
December 8, 2014
"Give me a horse and a gun and an open plain, and we can conquer the world," he thundered before the assembled crowd.In Texas, Cruz, Perry Crow Over GOP Rout
November 5, 2014
To be sure, the cars are assembled in England and remain crafted to a level expected of the brand.Nationalism on Four Wheels
October 18, 2014
On a hot day in Milwaukee once, Palmer quietly asked the assembled admirers, "Mind if I take off my jacket?"Will the Real Jim Palmer Please Stand Up
September 27, 2014
Once assembled, relief organizations create a secure area with controlled entry and exit points.The Military’s Mission to Fight Ebola Might Be Dangerous But it Won’t Be Black Hawk Down
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September 19, 2014
The principal officials had assembled in Westminster Hall at 10 o'clock.The Grand Old Man
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You know, of course, of the International Conference assembled in Milan?The Secret Agent
Here the guests were assembled, and thither we bent our steps.In the Valley
She set her lips defiantly, and looked round on the assembled group.Tiverton Tales
We were all assembled in the large room which we used on Thursdays.My Double Life
- to come or bring together; collect or congregate
- to fit or join together (the parts of something, such as a machine)to assemble the parts of a kit
- to run (a computer program) that converts a set of symbolic data, usually in the form of specific single-step instructions, into machine language
- ballet a sideways leap in which the feet come together in the air in preparation for landing
Word Origin and History for assembled
earlly 14c., transitive and intransitive, from Old French assembler "come together, join, unite; gather" (11c.), from Latin assimulare "to make like, liken, compare; copy, imitate; feign, pretend," later "to gather together," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + simulare "to make like" (see simulation). In Middle English and in Old French it also was a euphemism for "to couple sexually." Meaning "to put parts together" in manufacturing is from 1852. Related: Assembled; assembling. Assemble together is redundant.