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The other codex according to Torinus, was found in Transsylvania by Io.

Phillipps, 275, in the library of Sir Thomas Phillipps, a codex ca.

They possess emollient qualities and are official in the codex.

B is the Vatican codex of about the middle of the fourth century.

Codex, only, has the (seeming) note, An Arab calls it k (or kw).

A codex also is yet to be found in one of the monasteries of Mount Athos.

Codex M. 53 contains all but book ii., and is of the 15th century.

Codex 15 is of the middle of the 15th century, and contains the last seven books.

Codex G. 53 contains the seventeen books, and is of the end of the 15th century.

Codex 40 contains the first ten books; a copy, probably, of the former.

WORD ORIGIN

"manuscript volume (especially an ancient one)," 1845, from Latin codex (see code (n.)).

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