Definition of Texts. Meaning of Texts. Synonyms of Texts

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Definition of Texts

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Text Text, v. t. To write in large characters, as in text hand. [Obs.] --Beau. & Fl.
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Text Text (t[e^]kst), n. [F. texte, L. textus, texture, structure, context, fr. texere, textum, to weave, construct, compose; cf. Gr. te`ktwn carpenter, Skr. taksh to cut, carve, make. Cf. Context, Mantle, n., Pretext, Tissue, Toil a snare.] 1. A discourse or composition on which a note or commentary is written; the original words of an author, in distinction from a paraphrase, annotation, or commentary. --Chaucer. 2. (O. Eng. Law) The four Gospels, by way of distinction or eminence. [R.] 3. A verse or passage of Scripture, especially one chosen as the subject of a sermon, or in proof of a doctrine. How oft, when Paul has served us with a text, Has Epictetus, Plato, Tully, preached! --Cowper. 4. Hence, anything chosen as the subject of an argument, literary composition, or the like; topic; theme. 5. A style of writing in large characters; text-hand also, a kind of type used in printing; as, German text.

Meaning of Texts from wikipedia

- branch of study Text may also refer to: Plain text, unformatted text Text file, a type of computer file opened by most text software Text string, a sequence...
- Hindu texts are m****cripts and historical literature related to any of the diverse traditions within Hinduism. A few texts are shared resources across...
- which are known as "sutras," and other texts, such as shastras (treatises) or Abhidharma. These religious texts were written in many different languages...
- Religious texts, also known as scripture or scriptures (from the Latin scriptura, meaning "writing") are texts which religious traditions consider to be...
- cl****ification of texts; it does not give the texts. One traditionally cites texts by their numbers in CTH. Major sources for studies of selected texts themselves...
- Book of the Dead. In contrast to the Pyramid Texts which focus on the celestial realm, the coffin texts emphasize the subterranean elements of the afterlife...
- Gnosticism used a number of religious texts that are preserved, in part or whole, in ancient m****cripts, or lost but mentioned critically in Patristic...
- Pyramid Texts are the oldest known corpus of ancient Egyptian religious texts dating to the Old Kingdom. Written in Old Egyptian, the pyramid texts were...
- Text types in literature form the basic styles of writing. Factual texts merely s**** to inform, whereas literary texts s**** to entertain or otherwise engage...
- "knowledge") are a large body of religious texts originating in ancient India. Composed in Vedic Sanskrit, the texts constitute the oldest layer of Sanskrit...
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