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accession number

  

      n     (Library science)   the number given to record a new addition to a collection  
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accession  
      n  
1    the act of entering upon or attaining to an office, right, condition, etc.  
2    an increase due to an addition  
3    an addition, as to a collection  
4      (Property law)  
a    an addition to land or property by natural increase or improvement  
b    the owner's right to the increased value of such land  
5      (International law)   the formal acceptance of a convention or treaty  
6    agreement; consent  
7       a less common word for       access       1  
      vb  
8    tr   to make a record of (additions to a collection)  
  accessional      adj  


accession number  
      n     (Library science)   the number given to record a new addition to a collection  

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accession

  
1    addition, augmentation, enlargement, extension, increase  
2    assumption, attaining to, attainment of, entering upon, succession     (to a throne, dignity, or office)   taking on, taking over  
3    accedence, acceptance, acquiescence, agreement, assent, concurrence, consent  

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n.
the greater number or part of something
"the majority of" can only refer to a number of things or people. When talking about an amount, "most of" should be used. Ex.: Most of (not the majority of) the harvest was saved.
adj.
That contains a node or nodes. Also as the second element in compounds: that contains or has a specified number of nodes.
[US] es genial
n.
watch a great number of episodes from the same television series in a row
portmanteau word: binge (excessive consumption of something) + watching
n.
a book that gives lists of facts, for example people's names, addresses, and telephone numbers, or the names and addresses of business companies, usually arranged in alphabetical order.
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