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catalog

[kat-l-awg, -og]
noun
1.
a list or record, as of items for sale or courses at a university, systematically arranged and often including descriptive material: a stamp catalog.
2.
something that contains such a list or record, as a book, leaflet, or file.
3.
a list of the contents of a library or a group of libraries, arranged according to any of various systems. Compare card catalog, on-line catalog, union catalog.
4.
any list or record: a catalog of complaints.
verb (used with object), cataloged or catalogued, cataloging or cataloguing.
5.
to enter (items) in a catalog; make a catalog of.
verb (used without object), cataloged or catalogued, cataloging or cataloguing.
6.
to produce a catalog.
7.
to have a specified price as listed in a catalog: This model catalogs for $49.95.
8.
to offer merchandise in a mail-order catalog.
adjective
9.
of, pertaining to, or carrying on business through a mail-order catalog: catalog sales.
Also, catalogue.


Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English cataloge < Late Latin catalogus < Greek katálogos a register (akin to katalégein to count up), equivalent to kata- cata- + -logos reckoning

cataloger, cataloguer, catalogist, cataloguist, noun
catalogic [kat-l-oj-ik] , catalogical, catalogistic [kat-l-oh-jis-tik] , adjective
miscatalog, miscatalogue, verb (used with object), miscataloged or miscatalogued, miscataloging or miscataloguing.
noncatalog, noncatalogue, adjective
recatalog, verb (used with object), recataloged or recataogued, recataloging or recataloguing.


1, 3. roster, register, record. See list1.
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catalogue or catalog (ˈkætəˌlɒɡ)
 
n
1.  a complete, usually alphabetical list of items, often with notes giving details
2.  a book, usually illustrated, containing details of items for sale, esp as used by mail-order companies
3.  a list of all the books or resources of a library
4.  (US), (Canadian) a publication issued by a university, college, etc, listing courses offered, regulations, services, etc
5.  (NZ) a list of wool lots prepared for auction
 
vb , -logues, -loguing, -logued, -logs, -loging, -loged
6.  to compile a catalogue of (a library)
7.  to add (books, items, etc) to an existing catalogue
 
[C15: from Late Latin catalogus, from Greek katalogos, from katalegein to list, from kata- completely + legein to collect]
 
catalog or catalog
 
n
 
vb
 
[C15: from Late Latin catalogus, from Greek katalogos, from katalegein to list, from kata- completely + legein to collect]
 
'cataloguer or catalog
 
n
 
'cataloguist or catalog
 
n

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