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  1. curationnoun

    The act of curating, of organizing and maintaining a collection of artworks or artifacts.

  2. curationnoun

    The act of curing or healing.

  3. curationnoun

    The manual updating of information in a database.

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  1. Curationnoun

    cure; healing

    Etymology: [Cf. OF.curacion.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of curation in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of curation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of curation in a Sentence

  1. Adam Fridman:

    Digital marketing is still largely a frontier, online brands don’t have the staying power traditional brands once did. They require constant curation and content and can be deeply damaged in the blink of an eye.

  2. Aric Chen:

    I think the problem is not so much architecture coming before curation, it's not enough resources, attention and, frankly, respect given to curation.

  3. Mark Zuckerberg:

    So, of course anything that we do is going to be personalized, but there's a question I have, which is, what is the right level of curation that we should have in order to — we're not going to have journalists making news — but I think what we want to do is make sure that this is a product that can get people high quality news, right ?

  4. Jonas Larsen:

    It just seems like they're just doing a lot, and if we throw enough against the wall something will stick, in a way, that has sort of taken the specialness of the stand-up special away by doing volume -- it's not about quality and curation, it's about filling shelves. To me, being a lover of great comedy, it just doesn't excite me. It doesn't make me think that they're onto something.

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    transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity
    • A. transparent
    • B. sought
    • C. tight
    • D. greedy

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