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onomasticon

[on-uh-mas-ti-kon, -kuh n] /ˌɒn əˈmæs tɪˌkɒn, -kən/
noun
1.
a list or collection of proper names.
2.
a list or collection of specialized terms, as those used in a particular field or subject area.
Origin of onomasticon
1700-1710
1700-10; < Greek onomastikòn (bíblion) vocabulary arranged by subjects; see onomastic
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