analects

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plural noun an·a·lects \ ˈa-nə-ˌlek(t)s \
variants: or less commonly analecta play \ˌa-nə-ˈlek-tə\

Definition of analects

:selected miscellaneous written passages

Origin and Etymology of analects

New Latin analecta, from Greek analekta, neuter plural of analektos, verbal of analegein to collect, from ana- + legein to gather — more at legend


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