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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
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(church), money donated
by the congregation...
- library. The collections framework provides
that define various collections
- Marvel Ultimate Collections
, Complete Epics
and Epic Collections
are large, full-color trade paperback collections
- In museums, the collection
of cultural property
is normally catalogued
in a collection catalog
- do****ents) in museums, libraries, archives
and private collections
. The primary
goal of collections management
is to meet the needs
of the individual
- The Collection
to: The Collection
(Lincolnshire), a county museum
in Lincolnshire, England
(film), the 2012 sequel...
- like short
stories, may be collected
into the more marketable
form of "collections
", often containing previously unpublished
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to the present
day. The Royal collections
of most countries
of private collections
but are now mostly
archives, the Jewish collections
, the papers
White, and the George Orwell
displa**** in a series...
- The 12″ Collection
is a compilation album
rock band Queen. It features various
12-inch single format recordings
and remixes. "Bohemian Rhapsody"...
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