analytical entry

noun

Definition of analytical entry

: an entry in a library catalog that locates a specific part of a more general work or collection (as the treatment of one specific subject in a book)

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First Known Use of analytical entry

1879, in the meaning defined above

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“Analytical entry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/analytical%20entry. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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