"In a general sense, a glossary contains explanations of concepts relevant to a certain field of study or action. In this sense, the term is related to the notion of ontology." (Wikipedia)
glossary: /glaw-sə-rē/glaw-suh-ree/ noun 1.alistoftermsinaspecialsubject,field,orareaofusage,withaccompanyingdefinitions. 2.suchalistatthebackofabook,explainingordefiningdifficultorunusualwordsandexpressionsusedinthetext. ontology: /änˈtäləjē/ noun The branch of metaphysics dealing with the nature of being. Origin: Early 18th century: from modern Latin ontologia, from Greek ōn, ont- ‘being’ + -logy. suffix: -logy; suffix: -ology -denoting a subject of study or interest. -denoting a characteristic of speech or language. -denoting a type of discourse.
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