Adjective "Collection" Definition and Examples




    1. the act of collecting.

    2. something that is collected; a group of objects or an amount of material accumulated in one location, especially for some purpose or as a result of some process: a stamp collection; a collection of unclaimed hats in the checkroom; a collection of books on Churchill.

    3. the works of art constituting the holdings of an art museum: a history of the museum and of the collection.

    4. the gathered or exhibited works of a single painter, sculptor, etc.: an ex


    "rates can be collection."

    "editions can be collection."