glossary-n; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: an alphabetized set of definitions for specialized or technical vocabulary, often as an appendage to a book

Commentary: GLOSSARY[+document][+vocabulary][+specialized][+definitions][+alphabetized]

The author defines many terms related to quantum mechanics in the glossary at the back of the book.
The lexicographer compared entries across several 19th-century glossaries.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1