What is toy?

toy meaning in Information Science terminology / glossary / dictionary is:

A three-dimensional object designed for imaginative play or to provide amusement to children or adults. In a more general sense, a plaything contrived for amusement rather than for practical use. Some public libraries maintain toy collections (puppets, games, etc.), sometimes available for loan, helpful in serving families with young children, especially in low-income communities. See also: game.


reference: ABC-CLIO