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An example use of collection in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… kit containing a collection of their …”
Collection means a group of things gathered together.
the word collection occurs in english on average 78.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that collection can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) communication, information, and media;