collate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word collate
corelate = for corelating, we first arrange it in order and then make critical comparisons.
co-relate, thats comparing 2 things
coll(college) ate(gate )... so at every college gate the security guard checks for identity card and verifies if they are from the college or not !!
COLL-ect + rel-ATE - collect some documents and relate to each other
collate- resembles,collect..u can examine and compare if u have more than one item..and to have more than one item,u have to collect them.,..
COLLATE also means collect and combine (texts, information, or data)..hence COLLATE=COLLECT.....when we collate lots of data we do COMPARISON and ANALYSIS......
Collate = (College+Late) : You get late for college by examining comaring and arranging your books