collation

  1. a light informal meal
  2. assembling in proper numerical or logical sequence
  3. careful examination and comparison to note points of disagreement

Collation

Collation is the assembly of written information into a standard order. Many systems of collation are based on numerical order or alphabetical order, or extensions and combinations thereof. Collation is a fundamental element of most office filing systems, library catalogs and reference books. Collation differs from classification in that classific...
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collation

(from the article `textual criticism`) ...the main textual tradition. These witnesses (as they may be called) must be identified, dated, and described, using the appropriate paleographical ...
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collation

[n] - assembling in proper numerical or logical sequence 2. [n] - careful examination and comparison to note points of disagreement
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Collation

• (v. t.) The gathering and examination of sheets preparatory to binding. • (v. t.) The act of comparing the copy of any paper with its original to ascertain its conformity. • (v. t.) The act of conferring or bestowing. • (v. t.) A collection of the Lives of the Fathers or other devout work read daily in monasteries. • (v. ...
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Collation

Col·la'tion noun [ Middle English collacioun speech, conference, reflection, Old French collacion , French collation , from Latin collatio a bringing together, comparing, from collatum (used as the supine of conferre ); col- + latium (used as ...
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collation

assembling in proper numerical or logical sequence
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collation

assembling in proper numerical or logical sequence
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collation

assembling in proper numerical or logical sequence
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Collation

Orderly assembly of sheets or signatures during the bindery process.
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collation

Text comparison using language-sensitive rules as opposed to bitwise comparison of numeric character codes.
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Collation

The bibliographical description of the physical composition of a book
Found on http://www.ifla.org/VII/s30/pub/mg1.htm#5

Collation

The formal description of the make-up of the book.
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