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Definition of Collection
Collection Col*lec"tion, n. [L. collectio: cf. F. collection.]
1. The act or process of collecting or of gathering; as, the
collection of specimens.
2. That which is collected; as:
(a) A gathering or assemblage of objects or of persons.
``A collection of letters.' --Macaulay.
(b) A gathering of money for charitable or other purposes,
as by passing a contribution box for freewill
offerings. ``The collection for the saints.' --1 Cor.
(c) (Usually in pl.) That which is obtained in payment of
(d) An accumulation of any substance. ``Collections of
moisture.' --Whewell. ``A purulent collection.'
3. The act of inferring or concluding from premises or
observed facts; also, that which is inferred. [Obs.]
We may safely say thus, that wrong collections have
been hitherto made out of those words by modern
4. The jurisdiction of a collector of excise. [Eng.]
Syn: Gathering; assembly; assemblage; group; crowd;
congregation; mass; heap; compilation.
Meaning of Collection from wikipedia
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to: Cash collection
, the function
of an accounts
- The Collection
to: The Collection
(Lincolnshire), a county museum
in Lincolnshire, England
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and Epic Collections
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- The 12″ Collection
is a compilation album
rock band Queen. It features various
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- A Collection
to: A Collection
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- Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection
(Sega Mega Drive Ultimate Collection
in PAL regions) is a compilation
of video games developed
- The Immaculate Collection
is the first greatest
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- The Offspring Collection
is a box set containing
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four CD singles
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- "universal access
to all knowledge." It provides
free public access
of Sacred Hymns
to various hymnals
of the Latter
of Sacred Hymns
(Kirtland, Ohio), the first
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