Definition of Collections. Meaning of Collections. Synonyms of Collections

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Definition of Collections

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. xvi. 1 (c) (Usually in pl.) That which is obtained in payment of demands. (d) An accumulation of any substance. ``Collections of moisture.' --Whewell. ``A purulent collection.' --Dunglison. 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 divines. --Milton. 4. The jurisdiction of a collector of excise. [Eng.] Syn: Gathering; assembly; assemblage; group; crowd; congregation; mass; heap; compilation.

Meaning of Collections from wikipedia

- Collection or Collections may refer to: Cash collection, the function of an accounts receivable department Collection (church), money donated by the congregation...
- library. The collections framework provides both interfaces that define various collections and classes that implement them. Collections and arrays are...
- Marvel Ultimate Collections/Complete Collections, Complete Epics and Epic Collections are large, full-color trade paperback collections of previously published...
- In museums, the collection of cultural property or material is normally catalogued in a collection catalog (or collections catalog). Traditionally this...
- do****ents) in museums, libraries, archives and private collections. The primary goal of collections management is to meet the needs of the individual collector...
- The Collection may refer to: The Collection (Lincolnshire), a county museum and gallery in Lincolnshire, England The Collection (film), the 2012 sequel...
- like short stories, may be collected into the more marketable form of "collections", often containing previously unpublished stories.[citation needed] Sometimes...
- continues to the present day. The Royal collections of most countries were originally the grandest of private collections but are now mostly in public ownership...
- American archives, the Jewish collections, the papers of composer Mary Louisa White, and the George Orwell Archive. Collections are often displa**** in a series...
- The 12″ Collection is a compilation album by British rock band Queen. It features various 12-inch single format recordings and remixes. "Bohemian Rhapsody"...