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Anthology

Anthology
1. A discourses on flowers.
2. A collection of flowers; a garland.
3. A collection of flowers of literature, that is, beautiful passages from authors; a collection of poems or epigrams; particularly applied to a collection of ancient greek epigrams.
4. A service book containing a selection of pieces for the festival services.
Origin: gr, fr. Flower gathering; flower – to gather.


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