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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020 cat•a•log /ˈkætəlˌɔg, -ˌɑg/
USA pronunciation n.
[ countable ]
Library Sciencea pamphlet that contains a list or record of information, such as of items for sale, arranged in an orderly way and often including descriptions or illustrations: We looked through the catalog for courses in English.
Library Sciencea list of the books or other materials in a library arranged according to any of various systems.
Stampsa long list or record of any sort: a catalog of complaints. v.
[~ + object ]
to enter (items) in a catalog: cataloged the books alphabetically by author's last name. to make a list of: The prosecution cataloged a long series of crimes. WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020 cat•a•log
(kat ′l ôg′, -og′), USA pronunciation n.
a list or record, as of items for sale or courses at a university, systematically arranged and often including descriptive material: a stamp catalog.
Library Sciencesomething that contains such a list or record, as a book, leaflet, or file.
Library Sciencea list of the contents of a library or a group of libraries, arranged according to any of various systems. Cf. card catalog, on-line catalog, union catalog.
Stampsany list or record: a catalog of complaints. v.t.
to enter (items) in a catalog; make a catalog of. v.i.
to produce a catalog.
to have a specified price as listed in a catalog: This model catalogs for $49.95.
Businessto offer merchandise in a mail-order catalog. adj.
of, pertaining to, or carrying on business through a mail-order catalog: catalog sales.
cat ′a•log′ist, n.
Greek katálogos a register (akin to katalégein to count up), equivalent. to kata- cata- + -logos reckoning Late Latin catalogus late Middle English cataloge 1425–75
(kat ′l ôg′, -og′), USA pronunciation cat′a•log
′i•cal, cat•a•lo•gis•tic (kat ′l ôg′, -og′), USA pronunciation adj.
1, 3. roster, register, record. See See corresponding entry in Unabridged list 1. WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020 cat•a•logue /ˈkætəlˌɔg, -ˌɑg/
USA pronunciation n., v., -logued, -logu•ing.
Business, Library Science . catalog WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020 cat•a•logue
(kat ′l ôg′, -og′), USA pronunciation n., v.t., v.i., adj. -logued, -logu•ing.
Business, Library Sciencecatalog.
cat ′a•logu′ist, n.
Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
catalogue, US catalog / ˈkætəˌlɒɡ/ n a complete, usually alphabetical list of items, often with notes giving details a book, usually illustrated, containing details of items for sale, esp as used by mail-order companies a list of all the books or resources of a library US Canadian a publication issued by a university, college, etc, listing courses offered, regulations, services, etc vb ( ) -logues, -loguing, -logued, US -logs, -loging, -loged to compile a catalogue of (a library) to add (books, items, etc) to an existing catalogue Etymology: 15 th Century: from Late Latin catalogus, from Greek katalogos, from katalegein to list, from kata- completely + legein to collect ˈcataˌloguer, ˈcataˌloguist n
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