noun Usage: often capitalized Date: 1850 adherence to the letter of the Bible • biblicist noun, often capitalized

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  • Biblicism — Bib li*cism, n. [Cf. F. biblicisme.] Learning or literature relating to the Bible. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Biblicism — /bib leuh siz euhm/, n. literal interpretation of the Bible. [1850 55; BIBLIC(AL) + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • biblicism — n. interpretation of the Bible word for word; devotion to the letter of the Bible; literature that relates to the Bible …   English contemporary dictionary

  • biblicism — bib·li·cism …   English syllables

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  • biblicism — ˈbiblə̇ˌsizəm noun ( s) Usage: often capitalized Etymology: biblic + ism : narrow or exclusive use of the Bible; specifically : adherence to the letter of the Bible …   Useful english dictionary

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