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glossary

[′gläs·ə·rē]
(computer science)
A file of commonly used phrases that can be retrieved in a word-processing program, usually through use of a command and a keyword.

Glossary

 

in linguistics dictionaries, an alphabetical listing of words or phrases to be defined or translated.

V. V. TABENSKII

glossary

A term used by Microsoft Word and adopted by other word processors for the list of shorthand, keyboard macros created by a particular user. See glossaries in this publication and The Computer Glossary.
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Benson, A Glossarial Index to the Riverside Chaucer, Garland Reference Library of the Humanities 1699 (New York, 1993), I; and The Complete Poetry and Prose of Geoffrey Chaucer, ed.
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