In government, an assembly is defined as a specific group of legislators.(noun)
An example of an assembly is the Maryland State Assembly, which is a state level organization of legislators similar to the US Congress.
The definition of an assembly is a grouping of people together typically for a specific reason.(noun)
An example of an assembly is a musical performance by the orchestra at an elementary school.
See assembly in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. assemblies
Origin: ME assemble < OFr assemblee < assembler: see assemble
See assembly in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. as·sem·blies
Learn more about assembly