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Bible

noun [C/U]  /ˈbɑɪ·bəl/ us  
the holy writings of the Christian religion consisting of the Old Testament and the New Testament, or the holy writings of the Jewish religion consisting of the Torah and other writings, or a book containing either of these sets of writings: [C] Her parents gave her a Bible when she was young. A Bible is also the holy writings of any religion. A bible is a book that gives important advice and information about a particular subject: [C] The magazine became the bible of fashionable women.
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