Pronunciation: (kach'ôl"), [key]
1. a bag, basket, or other receptacle for odds and ends.
2. something that covers a wide variety of items or situations: The list is just a catchall of things I want to see or do on vacation.
covering a wide variety of items or situations: The anthology is a catchall collection.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.