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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A collection of eight books; especially, the first eight books of the Old Testament.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A collection of eight books; especially, the first eight books of the Old Testament.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A collection of eight books; specifically, the first eight books of the Old Testament considered as forming one volume or series of books. Also Octoteuch.

Etymologies

Latin octateuchus, Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)

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