card catalog

noun

Definition of card catalog

  1. :  a catalog (as of books) in which the entries are arranged systematically on cards

First Known Use of card catalog

1854


CARD CATALOG Defined for English Language Learners

card catalog

noun

Definition of card catalog for English Language Learners

  • : a set of cards in a library that have information about books, journals, etc., written on them and are arranged in alphabetical order


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