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noun [C] uk   /ˈkəʊ.deks/  us   /ˈkoʊ-/ (plural codices uk   /-dɪ.siːz/ us   ) specialized
an ancient book which was written by hand
Translations of “codex”
in Chinese (Traditional) (古代典籍的)手抄本…
in Chinese (Simplified) (古代典籍的)手抄本…
(Definition of codex from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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