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EtymologyEdit

From Latin cōdex, variant spelling of caudex (tree trunk, book, notebook); compare caudex (in botany).

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codex (plural codices or codexes)

  1. An early manuscript book.
  2. A book bound in the modern manner, by joining pages, as opposed to a rolled scroll.
  3. An official list of medicines and medicinal ingredients.

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  1. ^ codex”, in OED Online  , Oxford: Oxford University Press, launched 2000.

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin cōdex.

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codex m (plural codex)

  1. codex (all senses).

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LatinEdit

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cōdex m (genitive cōdicis); third declension

  1. Alternative form of caudex (tree trunk; book, notebook)

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cōdex cōdicēs
genitive cōdicis cōdicum
dative cōdicī cōdicibus
accusative cōdicem cōdicēs
ablative cōdice cōdicibus
vocative cōdex cōdicēs

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