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

 

miscellanea

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noun
BrE BrE//ˌmɪsəˈleɪniə//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɪsəˈleɪniə//
 
[plural] (formal) Parts of a book
 
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various things that have been collected together, especially pieces of literature, poems, letters, etc. See related entries: Parts of a book Word Origin late 16th cent.: from Latin, neuter plural of miscellaneus, from miscellus ‘mixed’, from miscere ‘to mix’.
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