Bi·blia pau·pe·rum | \ ˈbi-blē-(ˌ)ä-ˈpau̇-pə-ˌru̇m, -blē-ə-, -ˈpȯ-pə-rəm \
Definition of Biblia pauperum
: one of a class of biblical picture books that depicted important scriptural events and were used in medieval and somewhat later times as a means of instructing large numbers of people in the Christian faith
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