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congregate
used in Catch-22

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Definition
come together as a group
  • When night fell, they congregated in the darkness with flashlights, continuing their macabre vigil at the bomb line in brooding entreaty as though hoping to move the ribbon up by the collective weight of their sullen prayers.
    Chapter 12 — Bologna (11% in)
  • One more girl appeared wearing only panties and sat down, bringing the total congregating there in just a few minutes to eleven, all but one of them completely unclothed.
    Chapter 23 — Natley's Old Man (21% in)

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