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English definition of “scripture”


noun [C or U]     /ˈskrɪp.tʃər/ US  /-tʃɚ/
the holy writings of a religion : the Hindu / Buddhist / Muslim scriptures According to Holy Scripture (= the Bible ), God created the world in six days .Religious beliefs and atheistic beliefs scriptural     /-əl/ adjective specialized scriptural texts / passages Religious beliefs and atheistic beliefs
(Definition of scripture noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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