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Find accurate definitions of over 5,000 Catholic terms and phrases (including abbreviations). Based on Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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CODEX

A body of laws. Also an original parchment manuscript, e.g., one or more books of the Bible. (Etym. Latin codex, a tablet, book.)

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