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  • n. A library.
  • n. A bibliographer’s catalogue.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A librarian.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A library.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a professional person trained in library science and engaged in library services

Etymologies

An Anglicisation either of bibliotheca (from the Old English biblioþece) or of its etymon, the Latin bibliothēca ("library”, “collection of books"); compare the French bibliothèque. (Wiktionary)

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