Collection

Collection or Collections may refer to:

  • Collection (abstract data type), the abstract concept of collections in computer science
  • Collection of payment, the actions of a creditor seeking to recoup a debt; this may be handled by a Collection agency
  • Collection (museum), objects in a particular field forms the core basis for the museum
  • Collection (horse), a term referring to the horse carrying more weight on his hindquarters than his forehand
  • Collection (Oxford colleges), a beginning-of-term exam or Principal's Collections
  • Cash collection, the function of an accounts receivable department
  • Collection (racehorse), an Irish-bred, Hong Kong based Thoroughbred racehorse
  • The regional executive units of the former HM Customs and Excise (a UK government department, now part of HMRC). e.g. Southern England Collection, South London & Thames Collection

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The Three Caballeros - Release - Home Video
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A Fisherman Of The Inland Sea
... A Fisherman of the Inland Sea is a 1994 collection of short stories and novellas by Ursula K ... The collection was second in the 1995 Locus Award poll in the collection category ...
Royal Canadian Institute - Museum
... Its first museum collection mostly consisted of archaeological and ethnographic items from Native groups in Canada ... In 1896, needing more room for the museum, the collection was transferred to the Toronto Normal School (or Ontario Provincial Museum) under Boyle's care until his death in 1911 ... Its collection was later transferred to the Royal Ontario Museum ...

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