- a list or record, as of items for sale or courses at a university, systematically arranged and often including descriptive material: a stamp catalog.
- something that contains such a list or record, as a book, leaflet, or file.
- a list of the contents of a library or a group of libraries, arranged according to any of various systems.Compare card catalog, on-line catalog, union catalog.
- any list or record: a catalog of complaints.
- to enter (items) in a catalog; make a catalog of.
- to produce a catalog.
- to have a specified price as listed in a catalog: This model catalogs for $49.95.
- to offer merchandise in a mail-order catalog.
- of, relating to, or carrying on business through a mail-order catalog: catalog sales.
Origin of catalog
1425–75; late Middle English cataloge < Late Latin catalogus < Greek katálogos a register (akin to katalégein to count up), equivalent to kata- cata- + -logos reckoning
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They catalogued Dick's virtues, and then Viviette unfolded her scheme.Viviette
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Not a creature that came in there had ever been catalogued before.
A variety of the 3d denomination is catalogued with “double transfer”.The Stamps of Canada
While quite a young man he catalogued the books of Dr. Parr.The Book-Hunter in London
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Word Origin and History for catalogued
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper