noun, plural co·di·ces [koh-duh-seez, kod-uh-] /ˈkoʊ dəˌsiz, ˈkɒd ə-/.
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The codex worked a revolution in human communication, and the human understanding of the text was never the same.
Absent the codex, ideas would still be the province of a privileged priesthood.
Quecholli means 'peacock,' but the interpreter of the Codex Telleriano-Remensis calls it the 'serpent of the clouds.'The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 2|Hubert Howe Bancroft
It might fairly be expected, this being the case, that many examples of this kind of codex would still be in existence.Illuminated Manuscripts|John W. Bradley
The term σωμάτιον, which was one of the names given to a codex, was expressive of its capacity.
The figures of the bees in the codex show a number of interesting variations.Animal Figures in the Maya Codices|Alfred M. Tozzer and Glover M. Allen
Codex 15 is of the middle of the 15th century, and contains the last seven books.