Definition of bibliography noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌbɪbliˈɒɡrəfi//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌbɪbliˈɑːɡrəfi//
    (pl. bibliographies)
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  1. 1[countable] a list of books or articles about a particular subject or by a particular author; the list of books, etc. that have been used by somebody writing an article, etc. There is a useful bibliography at the end of each chapter.
  2. 2[uncountable] the study of the history of books and their production
  3. Word Originearly 19th cent.: from French bibliographie or modern Latin bibliographia, from Greek biblion ‘book’ + -graphia ‘writing’.Extra examples The book includes a selective bibliography of works on French art. You’ll find the professor’s book in the bibliography. an extensive bibliography of books and articles
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