book fell

noun

Definition of book fell

: a sheet or manuscript of vellum or parchment

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First Known Use of book fell

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for book fell

Middle English, from Old English bōcfell, from bōc book + fell skin

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“Book fell.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/book%20fell. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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