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“collaboration among” or “collaboration between”

I have seen "between" vs "among" and am aware of the possible duplicate nature of my question. My point here, however, is specifically to find out what it should be in conjunction ...
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between and among? Alternate among? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “between” vs “among” I want to use the following line item under a job in a restaurant Alternated between various job roles to meet the needs ...
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“Find a new job between the posted jobs” or “Find a new job among the posted jobs” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “between” vs “among” I have a question which one of these two is the correct sentence: Find a new job between the posted jobs. or Find ...
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Is “between” always used for two things? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “between” vs “among” I know the word "between" is used when we are concerned with two things. But can it be used with more than two things?
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“Difference between” multiple choices (vs. “among”) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “between” vs “among” I learned that "between" refers to two objects or concepts and "among" refers to three or more. However, in situations when ...
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“There's something wrong among us” or “There's something wrong between us”? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “between” vs “among” If I, for example, have a misunderstand with my partner, and talking with another person about it, should I say "There's ...
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“between” vs “among”

Today I was cut off in the middle of the following sentence: "Between Cook, Strauss and Pietersen..." My friend said I was wrong; for more than 2 entities, among/amongst are used. Between is ...
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Third alternative to “between” and “among?”

I want to express possibilities on a scale while providing 3 common examples. blue-----------------------orange---red If I say "Houses in this neighbourhood vary among blue, orange and red," this ...