Definitions

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  • n. A person who loves books; a bookworm.
  • n. A parasite that consumes books’ physical contents.

Etymologies

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From the Ancient Greek βιβλος (biblos, "book") and φαγειν ("to eat").

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  • Someone who devours books

    December 22, 2010