handlist

noun
hand·​list | \ ˈhan(d)-ˌlist How to pronounce handlist (audio) \

Definition of handlist

: a list (as of books) for purposes of reference or checking

First Known Use of handlist

1859, in the meaning defined above

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“Handlist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/handlist. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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