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miscellanea

[ mis-uh-ley-nee-uh ]
/ ˌmɪs əˈleɪ ni ə /
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plural noun

miscellaneous collected writings, papers, or objects.

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Origin of miscellanea

1565–75; <Latin miscellānea hash, hodgepodge, noun use of neuter plural of miscellāneusmiscellaneous
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British Dictionary definitions for miscellanea

miscellanea
/ (ˌmɪsəˈleɪnɪə) /

pl n

a collection of miscellaneous items, esp literary works

Word Origin for miscellanea

C16: from Latin: neuter pl of miscellāneus miscellaneous
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