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anthology

noun [C]
 
 
/ænˈθɒl.ə.dʒi/ US  /-ˈθɑː.lə-/
a collection of artistic works which have a similar form or subject, often those considered to be the best
(藝術作品的)選集;(常指)精選集
an anthology of modern quotations/American verse
現代名言集粹/美國詩歌選集
This Bob Dylan anthology includes some rare recordings of his best songs.
巴布‧狄倫的這張歌曲集收錄了他一些最佳歌曲的珍貴錄音。
→  Compare omnibus Groups and collections of thingsVariety and mixturesKinds of books
anthologist
 
 
/ænˈθɒl.ə.dʒɪst/ US  /-ˈθɑː.lə-/ noun [C]
People who work in publishing
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