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  • noun An interdisciplinary collaboration of researchers working on new research activities that would be difficult to develop under traditional funding mechanisms, such as federal agencies.
  • noun Any more or less formal team working for joint purpose.

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  • noun a group of people working together temporarily until some goal is achieved


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