collectanea

plural noun
col·lec·ta·nea | \ˌkä-ˌlek-ˈtā-nē-ə \

Definition of collectanea 

: collected writings also : literary items forming a collection

First Known Use of collectanea

1791, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for collectanea

Latin, neuter plural of collectaneus collected, from collectus, past participle

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