Definition of bible noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    bible

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    NAmE//ˈbaɪbl//
     
     
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  1. 1the Bible [singular] the holy book of the Christian religion, consisting of the Old Testament and the New Testament
  2. 2the Bible [singular] the holy book of the Jewish religion, consisting of the Torah (or Law), the prophet, and the Writings
  3. 3[countable] a copy of the holy book of the Christian or Jewish religion
  4. 4[countable] a book containing important information on a subject, that you refer to very often the stamp-collector's bible
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: bible