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variorum

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noun var·i·o·rum \ˌver-ē-ˈȯr-əm\

Definition of variorum

  1. 1 :  an edition or text with notes by different persons

  2. 2 :  an edition containing variant readings of the text



Origin of variorum

Latin variorum of various persons (genitive plural masculine of varius), in the phrase cum notis variorum with the notes of various persons


First Known Use: 1728

Rhymes with variorum


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variorum

adjective var·i·o·rum

Definition of variorum

  1. :  relating to or being a variorum <a variorum edition>; also :  variant <variorum readings>



Circa 1763

First Known Use of variorum

circa 1763


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