Search Result for "collate":
1. compare critically; of texts;
2. to assemble in proper sequence;
- Example: "collate the papers"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Collate \Col*late"\ (k[o^]l*l[=a]t"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Collated; p. pr. & vb. n. Collating.] [From Collation.] 1. To compare critically, as books or manuscripts, in order to note the points of agreement or disagreement. [1913 Webster] I must collate it, word by word, with the original Hebrew. --Coleridge. [1913 Webster] 2. To gather and place in order, as the sheets of a book for binding. [1913 Webster] 3. (Eccl.) To present and institute in a benefice, when the person presenting is both the patron and the ordinary; -- followed by to. [1913 Webster] 4. To bestow or confer. [Obs.] --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Collate \Col*late"\, v. i. (Ecl.) To place in a benefice, when the person placing is both the patron and the ordinary. [1913 Webster] If the bishop neglects to collate within six months, the right to do it devolves on the archbishop. --Encyc. Brit. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
36 Moby Thesaurus words for "collate": assort, audit, bolt, bracket, categorize, check, check and doublecheck, check out, check over, classify, confirm, contrast, cross-check, divide, double-check, gradate, grade, group, painstakingly match, prove, rank, recheck, riddle, screen, scrutinize comparatively, separate, sieve, sift, size, sort, sort out, subordinate, test, triple-check, validate, verify