collection

  1. several things grouped together
  2. a publication containing a variety of works
  3. request for a sum of money
  4. the act of gathering something together

Collection

(appended to a font volume name) A discounted font volume.
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collection

(from the article `dressage`) Of great importance to dressage is collection, in which the horse`s gaits are shortened and raised by bringing the balance rearward to lighten the ... ...called a cavesson. The horse is bitted and saddled and is schooled in circles at the end of the rein. It is an accessory to training from the ... [4 re...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/109

collection

[n] - several things grouped together 2. [n] - a publication containing a variety of works 3. [n] - the act of gathering something together
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Collection

• (n.) That which is obtained in payment of demands. • (n.) The jurisdiction of a collector of excise. • (n.) The act or process of collecting or of gathering; as, the collection of specimens. • (n.) A gathering or assemblage of objects or of persons. • (n.) A gathering of money for charitable or other purposes, as by passi...
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collection

noun request for a sum of money; `an appeal to raise money for starving children`
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collection

collecting noun the act of gathering something together
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Collection

[abstract data type] In computer science, a collection or container is a grouping of some variable number of data items (possibly zero) that have some shared significance to the problem being solved and need to be operated upon together in some controlled fashion. Generally, the data items will be of the same type or, in languages supportin...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collection_(abstract_data_type)

Collection

[artwork] A museum is distinguished by a collection of often unique objects that forms the core of its activities for exhibitions, education, research, etc. This differentiates it from an archive or library, where the contents may be more paper-based, replaceable and less exhibition oriented, or a private collection of art formed by an indi...
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Collection

[Cash] Album cover for Idoling`s first full-length album, Daiji na Mono. ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collection_(Cash)

Collection

[horse] Collection occurs when a horse carries more weight on the hind legs than the front legs. The horse draws its body together so that it becomes like a giant spring whose stored energy can be reclaimed for fighting or running from a predator. The largest organic spring in the horse`s body, and therefore the easiest one to observe in ac...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collection_(horse)

Collection

[Oxford colleges] At Colleges of the University of Oxford, a Collection may be one of two things: ...
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Collection

Col·lec'tion noun [ Latin collectio : confer French 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 collect...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/109

collection

A process of collecting monies owed.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20108

Collection

A security backed by a pool of pass-through rates , structured so that there are several classes of
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22402

collection

a term sometimes used as a synonym for container.
Found on http://www.stroustrup.com/glossary.html

COLLECTION

An arrangement by which a bank forwards shipping documents provided by a seller to an overseas bank for collection by the buyer. The documents will be released against payment. Also known as a Documentary Collection.
Found on http://www.londontrade.co.uk/?p=glossary:C

collection

An organized unit of various numismatic holdings.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/10142

collection

collection 1. The act of gathering something together. 2. A publication containing a variety of works. 3. Several things grouped together or considered as a whole.
Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/2526/

Collection

Gathered together; a state of organized movement; a degree of equilibrium in which the horse's energized response to the aids is characterized by elevated head and neck, rounded back, "dropped croup," engaged hindquarters, and flexed abdominals The horse remains on the bit, is light and mobile, and is ready to respond to the requests of the traine
Found on http://www.gaitedhorses.net/Articles/HorseGlossary.html

Collection

See also PERMANENT COLLECTION (412) A number of separate works or parts of works, not forming a treatise or monograph on a subject, combined and issued together as a whole. An accumulated group of materials or works having a focal characteristic.
Found on http://www.ifla.org/VII/s30/pub/mg1.htm#5

Collection

The accumulation of precipitation into surface and underground areas, including lakes, rivers, and aquifers.
Found on http://jersey.uoregon.edu/~mstrick/geology/geo_glossary_page.html

collection

the act of gathering something together
Found on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/310886

Collection

the art accumulated by a museum.
Found on http://www.hestories.info/greco-roman-world-glossary.html

collection

The efforts used to bring a delinquent mortgage current and to file the necessary notices to proceed with foreclosure when necessary.
Found on http://www.eloan.com/s/show/glossary
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