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English definition of “cluster”


noun [C]     /ˈklʌstər/
a group of similar things that are close together in a small area: There is a cluster of hi-tech businesses in the city's industrial park.
a group of similar events that happen within a small area or among a small group of people: The study will look at an apparent cancer cluster among workers at the factory.
IT a group of computers connected together to work as one larger computer and to improve their performance
(Definition of cluster noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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