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marshal

verb [T]     /ˈmɑː.ʃəl/ US  /ˈmɑːr-/ (-ll- or US usually -l-)
to bring together or organize people or things in order to achieve a particular aim: The fighting in the city followed reports of the rebels marshalling their forces in the countryside. The company is marshalling its forces/resources for a long court case. They had marshalled an armada of 1,000 boats to help clear up the oil. It is unlikely that the rebels will be able to marshal as much firepower as the government troops.Collecting and amassingManaging and organizing
(Definition of marshal verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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