Definitions for paginationˌpædʒ əˈneɪ ʃən
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
pag•i•na•tionˌpædʒ əˈneɪ ʃən(n.)
the act of paginating.
the figures by which the leaves of a book, manuscript, etc., are marked to indicate their sequence. the total number of leaves so marked and their order, as part of a bibliographic description.
Category: Library Science
Origin of pagination:
1835–45; < L pāgin(a)page1+ -ation
pagination, folio, page number, paging(noun)
the system of numbering pages
the act of creating pages for a document, book, etc., or determining when to truncate text on the pages
the act of numbering pages for a document, book, etc.
Origin: from pagination
the act or process of paging a book; also, the characters used in numbering the pages; page number