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Origin of textual criticism
First recorded in 1870–75
OTHER WORDS FROM textual criticismtextual critic, noun
Words nearby textual criticism
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British Dictionary definitions for textual criticism
the scholarly study of manuscripts, esp of the Bible, in an effort to establish the original text
literary criticism emphasizing a close analysis of the text
Derived forms of textual criticismtextual critic, noun
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