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chapter and verse

noun

Definition of chapter and verse

  1. 1 :  the exact reference or source of information or justification for an assertion <clinched their arguments by citing chapter and verse — J. M. Burns>

  2. 2 :  full precise information or detail <can give chapter and verse on the effects of diverting defense spending — Horace Sutton>

chapter and verse adverb


1628

First Known Use of chapter and verse

1628


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