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  1. collation
  2. noun

    • 1. the action of collating something:

      data management and collation
    • 2. a light informal meal:

      lunch was a collation of salami, olives, and rye bread a cold collation
    • 3. (in the Roman Catholic Church) a light meal allowed during a fast.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: collation, plural noun: collations