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Meaning of COLLECTANEA

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Col`lec*ta"ne*a\, n. pl. [Neut. pl. from L.
collectaneus collected, fr. colligere. See {Collect}, v. t.]
Passages selected from various authors, usually for purposes
of instruction; miscellany; anthology.

 
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