Pronunciation: (kon-jēr'ēz, kon'ju-rēz), [key]
—n. (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
a collection of items or parts in one mass; assemblage; aggregation; heap: From the airplane the town resembled a congeries of tiny boxes.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.