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English definition of “directory”

directory

noun [C]     /dɪˈrek.tər.i/ /daɪ-/ US  /-tɚ.i/
C1 a book that gives a list of names, addresses, or other facts: a business directory a directory of hotels Look up their number in the telephone directory.Reference books
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