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libraries

noun
plural of library

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1 a place where books, periodicals, and records are kept for use but not for sale
  • I went to the library to do some research for my report

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2 an organized group of objects acquired and maintained for study, exhibition, or personal pleasure
  • a confirmed cineast with an impressive library of classic movies on DVD

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“Libraries.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/libraries. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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