Collection

Definition of Collection

Col`lec´tion
n.1.The act or process of collecting or of gathering; as, the collection of specimens.
2.That which is collected
3.The act of inferring or concluding from premises or observed facts; also, that which is inferred.
We may safely say thus, that wrong collections have been hitherto made out of those words by modern divines.
- Milton.
4.The jurisdiction of a collector of excise.

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