pagination

noun
pag·i·na·tion | \ˌpa-jə-ˈnā-shən \

Definition of pagination 

1 : the action of paging : the condition of being paged

2a : the numbers or marks used to indicate the sequence of pages (as of a book)

b : the number and arrangement of pages or an indication of these

First Known Use of pagination

1794, in the meaning defined at sense 2a

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pagination

noun

English Language Learners Definition of pagination

: the act or process of putting numbers on the pages of a book, document, etc.

: the page numbers on a book, document, etc.

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