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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Analects  \An"a*lects\  ([a^]n"[.a]*l[e^]kts),  Analecta 
  \An`a*lec"ta\  ([a^]n`[.a]*l[e^]k"t[.a]),  n.  pl  [Gr.  'ana`lekta 
  fr  'anale`gein  to  collect;  'ana`  +  le`gein  to  gather.] 
  A  collection  of  literary  fragments. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  analects 
  n  :  a  collection  of  excerpts  from  a  literary  work  [syn:  {analecta}] 




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