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n. ~ 1. A group of materials with some unifying characteristic. - 2. Materials assembled by a person, organization, or repository from a variety of sources; an artificial collection.

- collections, pl. ~ 3. The holdings of a repository.

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Collection1 is synonymous with record group if provenance is the unifying characteristic.

A Glossary of Archival and Records Terminology