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 (bâr′ək, bə-ro͞ok′)
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(ˈbɛərʊk; ˈbɑː-)
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a. a disciple of Jeremiah (Jeremiah 32–36)
b. the book of the Apocrypha said to have been written by him
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(ˈbɛər ək for 1; bəˈruk for 2 )

1. the amanuensis and friend of Jeremiah and nominal author of the book of Baruch in the Apocrypha. Jer. 32:12.
2. Bernard M(annes), 1870–1965, U.S. financier.
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Noun1.Baruch - economic advisor to United States Presidents (1870-1965)Baruch - economic advisor to United States Presidents (1870-1965)
2.Baruch - a disciple of and secretary for the prophet Jeremiah
3.Baruch - an Apocryphal book ascribed to BaruchBaruch - an Apocryphal book ascribed to Baruch
Apocrypha - 14 books of the Old Testament included in the Vulgate (except for II Esdras) but omitted in Jewish and Protestant versions of the Bible; eastern Christian churches (except the Coptic Church) accept all these books as canonical; the Russian Orthodox Church accepts these texts as divinely inspired but does not grant them the same status
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While intertextuality between Old and New Testaments has received considerable attention during the past three decades, biblical scholars here address the much less studied intertextuality in the major deuterocanonical books as well as in related texts such as Second Baruch, Fourth Ezra, and the Prayer of Manasseh.
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A 19-year-old Baruch College student was reportedly arrested Monday night after he attempted to enter Trump Tower in New York with fireworks, the ( New York Post reported Tuesday . He was charged with two counts of criminal possession in the fourth degree and unlawful possession of fireworks, police told The Post.
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We're a different breed now," says Stuart Kessler, renowned tax accountant, former president of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA), and Baruch College MBA, of the accounting profession to which he has dedicated his career.