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CATALOGUE (a Fr. adaptation of the Gr...

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Originally appearing in Volume V05, Page 500 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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CATALOGUE (a Fr. adaptation of the Gr. KaraXoyos, a register, from Karalyety, to enrol or pick out), a list or enumeration, generally in alphabetical order, of persons, things, &c., and particularly of the contents of a museum or library. A catalogue raisonnee is such a list classified according to subjects or on some other basis, with short explanations and notes. (See also articles
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