- Bibliography. the number of pages or leaves of a book, manuscript, etc., identified in bibliographical description or cataloging.
- the figures by which pages are marked to indicate their sequence.
- the act of paginating.
- Also called computer-assisted makeup.a method of computerized page makeup in which copy and graphic elements are manipulated with the aid of a video display terminal.
- composition(def 17).
n.“action of marking page numbers,” 1841, probably from French pagination (1835), from Latin pagina (see page (n.1)).