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.
The Madrid Library possesses a codex written in the latter part of the 15th century, containing the seventeen books.
This is the principal codex existing in the Imperial Library, and was written in the 12th century.
This codex contains the first nine books; the second part, containing the last eight, is lost.
This pyramid was completed in 1467, but, according to the Codex Chimalpopoca, fell as soon as finished.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 5|Hubert Howe Bancroft
A second edition of the Codex juris, “revised and improved, with large additions by the author,” was published at Oxford in 1761.