\kəlˈɛkʃən], \kəlˈɛkʃən], \k_ə_l_ˈɛ_k_ʃ_ə_n]\
Definitions of COLLECTION
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- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
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- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
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By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
By Noah Webster.
A gathering or assemblage of objects or of persons.
A gathering of money for charitable or other purposes, as by passing a contribution box for freewill offerings.
That which is obtained in payment of demands.
An accumulation of any substance.
The act of inferring or concluding from premises or observed facts; also, that which is inferred.
The jurisdiction of a collector of excise.
By Oddity Software
The act of gathering together; a mass; a crowd; an assemblage of works of art, or natural objects; a contribution to a special object.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
A collecting; persons or things collected; an accumulation.
By James Champlin Fernald
The act of collecting; that which is collected; an assemblage; a mass; a heap; a sum collected for a religions or charitable purposo; a gathering, as of matter in an abscess; deduction; inference.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
The act of gathering; an assemblage or crowd; a contribution; a sum gathered for a charitable purpose; a book of extracts; a selection of works in painting or sculpture not large enough to form a gallery; a selection of prints without regard to number.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
This word is often united to the epithet purulent, serous, &c., to express a gathering of pus, serum, &c.
By Robley Dunglison
n. Act of collecting or gathering; â€”that which is gathered; â€”a contribution or sum gathered for a religious or charitable object; â€”compilation; selection.
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