from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A number used in libraries to classify a book and indicate its location on the shelves.
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- n. An identification number, usually consists of a combination of numbers and characters, used to identify and locate materials within a library.
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- n. a mark consisting of characters written on a book; used to indicate shelf location
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