Definition of miscellanea in English:

miscellanea

Line breaks: mis¦cel|la¦nea
Pronunciation: /ˌmɪsəˈleɪnɪə
 
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noun

Miscellaneous items, especially literary compositions, that have been collected together: miscellanea derived from a job lot of anthropological monographs
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  • For several years I've been tucking away miscellanea about the record that intrigued me, and something tells me it's time to put it in play.
  • The other consists of a major collection of private papers and miscellanea related to she and her son.
  • It covers over 500 products and 175 materials, and includes domestic furniture, lighting, electrical appliances, clothing, textiles, transport, buildings and building materials, and a good deal of miscellanea.

Origin

late 16th century: from Latin, neuter plural of miscellaneus (see miscellaneous).

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