deuterocanonical

adjective
deu·​tero·​ca·​non·​i·​cal | \ ˌdü-tə-rō-kə-ˈnä-ni-kəl also ˌdyü- How to pronounce deuterocanonical (audio) \

Definition of deuterocanonical

: of, relating to, or constituting the books of Scripture contained in the Septuagint but not in the Hebrew canon

First Known Use of deuterocanonical

1684, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for deuterocanonical

New Latin deuterocanonicus, from deuter- + Late Latin canonicus canonical

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