pagination

[ paj-uh-ney-shuhn ]
/ ˌpædʒ əˈneɪ ʃən /

noun

Bibliography. the number of pages or leaves of a book, manuscript, etc., identified in bibliographical description or cataloging.
the figures by which pages are marked to indicate their sequence.
the act of paginating.
Printing.
  1. Also called computer-assisted makeup. a method of computerized page makeup in which copy and graphic elements are manipulated with the aid of a video display terminal.
  2. composition (def. 17).

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Origin of pagination

1835–45; <Latin pāgin(a)page1 + -ation

OTHER WORDS FROM pagination

mis·pag·i·na·tion, nounre·pag·i·na·tion, noun
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