|1.||a number of things or persons assembled together; collection; assembly|
|2.||a list of dishes served at a meal or the dishes themselves|
|3.||the act or process of assembling or the state of being assembled|
|4.||a three-dimensional work of art that combines various objects into an integrated whole|
|assemblage (ə-sěm'blĭj) Pronunciation Key
A collection of artifacts from a single datable component of an archaeological site. Depending on the site and culture, an assemblage may be associated with a single limited activity, as with stone tools found at a butchering site, or may reflect a broad range of cultural life, as with artifacts found in a communal living site.