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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An alphabetical listing, especially of books in a library, made with a separate card for each item.

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

  • n. an alphabetical listing of items (e.g., books in a library) with a separate card for each item
  • n. a library catalog in which each publication is described on a separate file card

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