The definition of glossary is a list of words and their meanings.(noun)
The alphabetical listing of difficult words in the back of a book is an example of a glossary.
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noun pl. glossaries
Origin: ME glosarie < L glossarium < glossa: see gloss
See glossary in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. glos·sa·ries
Origin: Middle English glosarie
Origin: , from Latin glōssārium
Origin: , from glōssa, foreign word; see gloss2.
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