Cutter number


Cutter number
/kut"euhr/, Library Science.
a code combining decimal numbers with letters from an author's surname, used in an alphabetizing system.
[after Charles A. Cutter (1837-1903), U.S. librarian, whose classification system had a similar feature]

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