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noun as in canon

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The Persian text of these fables appeared in 1805 in the chrestomathy appended to Fr.

Nothing is known of an Ἀνθηρῶν συναγωγή, a sort of anthology or chrestomathy attributed to him by Suidas.

The second is 'Bontsie Silent,' which is given in our Chrestomathy.

Chrestomathy, kres-tom′a-thi, n. a book of selections from foreign languages, usually for beginners.


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On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to chrestomathy, such as: oeuvre, ana, analects, anthology, classics, and library.

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