directory


directory
directory [də rek′tə rē; ] also [ dīrek′tə rē]
adj.
[LL directorius]
directing, guiding, or advising
n.
pl. directories [ML directorium < LL directorius]
1. a book of directions, as for church service
2. a book listing the names, addresses, etc. of a specific group of persons [a telephone directory]
3. Comput.
a) a grouping of files that are stored on a disk, diskette, etc.
b) a listing of such files
4. a directorate
5. [D-] DIRECTOIRE

English World dictionary. . 2014.