(especially in the Soviet Union) a farm, or a number of farms organized as a unit, worked by a community under the supervision of the state.
(chiefly in Communist countries) a farm or group of farms managed and owned, through the state, by the community Russian name kolkhoz
In socialist or communist countries, such as the former Soviet Union, a collective is a cooperative association of farmers who work land owned by the state but who own most of their own farm implements.
- Collective fruit
noun 1. another name for multiple fruit
- Collective intelligence
noun a phenomenon in sociology where a shared or group intelligence emerges from the collaboration and competition of many individuals Examples Collective intelligence is also a form of networking enabled by the rise of communications technology, which has enabled interactivity and users generating their own content. Word Origin c 1983
[kuh-lek-tiv] /kəˈlɛk tɪv/ adjective 1. formed by . 2. forming a whole; combined: the collective assets of a corporation and its subsidiaries. 3. of or characteristic of a group of individuals taken together: the collective wishes of the membership. 4. organized according to the principles of collectivism: a collective farm. noun 5. . 6. a […]
noun 1. a trademark or service mark used by the members of a cooperative, a union, or other collective association to identify themselves as members.