Definitions

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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

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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.

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