Definitions of codex

  1. an unbound manuscript of some ancient classic (as distinguished from a scroll) Wordnet Dictionary DB
  2. A book; a manuscript. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A collection or digest of laws; a code. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. An ancient manuscript of the Sacred Scriptures, or any part of them, particularly the New Testament. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. A collection of canons. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. An ancient manuscript; a body of prescriptions. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for codex

  1. Whether the celebrated Purple Codex of Rossano ever formed part of the library of Patirion has not yet been determined. – Old Calabria by Norman Douglas
  2. In the last two thousand years we have changed our book material twice, from papyrus to parchment and from parchment to paper, with a consequent change of the book form from the roll to the codex – The Booklover and His Books by Harry Lyman Koopman