Definition of Collections. Meaning of Collections. Synonyms of Collections
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Definition of Collections
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 Collections from wikipedia
to: Cash collection
, the function
of an accounts receivable department Collection
- like short
stories, may be collected
into the more marketable
form of "collections
", often containing previously unpublished
stories. Sometimes...
- library. The collections framework provides
that define various collections
- Marvel Ultimate Collections
, Complete Epics
and Epic Collections
are large, full-color trade paperback collections
- The following
is a list of Hadīth collections
the sayings, acts or tacit
or invalidly, ascribed
- part of Sony's PlayStation Collections
line on August
28, 2012, in North
America; it was not released
elsewhere. The collection includes
God of War, God...
over 200 short
stories, most of which
have been compiled
in book collections
. Many of his stories
are set in his home state
of Maine. Stephen
- is sometimes
used for libraries
that have both physical collections
and electronic collections
. For example, American Memory
is a digital library
- The Collection
to: The Collection
(Lincolnshire), a county museum
in Lincolnshire, England
(film), the 2012 sequel...
the Latin American
archives, the Jewish collections
, and the George Orwell
displa**** in a series
of gl**** cabinets...
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