What is group?

  • (noun): A set that is closed, associative, has an identity element and every element has an inverse.
    Synonyms: mathematical group
    See also — Additional definitions below

Group

A group is a number of things or persons being in some relation to one another.

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Yuppie - History
... newspaper columnist Bob Greene published a story about a business networking group founded in 1982 by the former radical leader Jerry Rubin, formerly of ... Yuppies, no one likes to be neatly lumped into some group" ...
U2
... Formed in 1976, the group consists of Bono (vocals and guitar), The Edge (guitar, keyboards, and vocals), Adam Clayton (bass guitar), and Larry Mullen, Jr ... Throughout the group's musical pursuits, they have maintained a sound built on melodic instrumentals, highlighted by The Edge's timbrally varied guitar sounds and Bono's expressive vocals ... musical stagnation and late-1980s criticism of their earnest image and musical direction, the group reinvented themselves with their 1991 hit album Achtung Baby and the accompanying Zoo TV Tour ...
Group Homomorphism
... In mathematics, given two groups (G, *) and (H, ·), a group homomorphism from (G, *) to (H, ·) is a function h G → H such that for all u and v in G it holds that where ... in the sense that Hence one can say that h "is compatible with the group structure" ... A more recent trend is to write group homomorphisms on the right of their arguments, omitting brackets, so that h(x) becomes simply x h ...
8 Ball Bunny - Censorship
... part where one of the natives runs to warn the group of "bwana" Humphrey Bogart coming and the group scattering ... of Bogart's feet while the sound of the group muttering and fleeing was heard ...
67th Network Warfare Wing - Units
67th Network Warfare Group, (Lackland Air Force Base, Texas) The group tailors multi-source intelligence, electronic warfare and communications ... The group also participates with Air Force Special Operations Command, providing customized intelligence products for their missions. 26th Network Operations Group, (Lackland Air Force Base, Texas) The 26th Network Operations Group employs four operational squadrons worldwide, providing Air Force enterprise network operations ...

More definitions of "group":

  • (verb): Form a group or group together.
    Synonyms: aggroup
  • (verb): Arrange into a group or groups.
    Example: "Can you group these shapes together?"
  • (noun): Any number of entities (members) considered as a unit.
    Synonyms: grouping
  • (noun): (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule.
    Synonyms: radical, chemical group

Famous quotes containing the word group:

    The trouble with tea is that originally it was quite a good drink. So a group of the most eminent British scientists put their heads together, and made complicated biological experiments to find a way of spoiling it. To the eternal glory of British science their labour bore fruit.
    George Mikes (b. 1912)

    [The Republicans] offer ... a detailed agenda for national renewal.... [On] reducing illegitimacy ... the state will use ... funds for programs to reduce out-of-wedlock pregnancies, to promote adoption, to establish and operate children’s group homes, to establish and operate residential group homes for unwed mothers, or for any purpose the state deems appropriate. None of the taxpayer funds may be used for abortion services or abortion counseling.
    Newt Gingrich (b. 1943)

    Jury—A group of twelve men who, having lied to the judge about their hearing, health, and business engagements, have failed to fool him.
    —H.L. (Henry Lewis)