a library established and funded by a national government with the designation national, to serve the needs of this government, often to function as a library of record for the nation's publishing output, and in some cases to act as a central agency for library and bibliographic development in the nation.
HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Test your memory on these verbal firecrackers from the week of June 29 to July 5!
Question 1 of 7
Words nearby national library
national labor relations act, national labor relations board, national league, national liberation front, national liberation movements, national library, national merit scholarship, national monument, national oceanic and atmospheric administration, national organization for women, national origins act of 1924
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020