Meaning of “the Ten Commandments” in the English Dictionary

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"the Ten Commandments" in British English

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the Ten Commandmentsnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˌten kəˈmɑːnd.mənts/ us /ˌten kəˈmænd.mənts/

in the Bible, the rules of behaviour that God gave to Israel through Moses

(Definition of “the Ten Commandments” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)