a member of a legislative assembly, especially a member of the lower house of the legislature in certain states of the U.S.
- Assembly plant
a factory where parts for a complete unit are put together, as in automobile manufacturing. Historical Examples The new Diesel plant will be primarily an assembly plant, although some machine work will be done there. The First Airplane Diesel Engine: Packard Model DR-980 of 1928 Robert B. Meyer It is the assembly plant of Volkswagen […]
- Assembly routine
- Assembly time
the time required for a computer to translate symbolic computer language into machine-language instructions. Historical Examples However, it was at Geneva, and it was very dull except at assembly time, or when the Council were in session. Mystery at Geneva Rose Macaulay
(sometimes initial capital letter) a who is a member of a legislative assembly, especially a member of the lower house of the legislature in certain states of the U.S.
noun a city in the N Netherlands, capital of Drenthe province. Pop: 62 000 (2003 est) Historical Examples The travellers passed through the Fantee and assen territories. Robert Kerr’s General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 18 William Stevenson “That would be reason enough for stopping at assen,” said Brederode. The Chauffeur and […]