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special collection

noun, Library Science.
1.
a collection of materials segregated from a general library collection according to form, subject, age, condition, rarity, source, or value.
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Examples for special collection
  • Citizens can help spread the word about this one-time special collection.
  • Larger, heavier items may require a special collection.

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