textus receptus

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tex·tus re·cep·tus

 (tĕk′təs rĭ-sĕp′təs)
1. Textus Receptus The Greek text of the New Testament that became standard in printed editions from the 1500s to the end of the 1800s.
2. The text of a written work that is generally considered genuine or original.

[Latin, received text : textus, text + receptus, past participle of recipere, to receive.]
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tex•tus re•cep•tus

(ˈtɛk stəs rɪˈsɛp təs)
a text of a work that is generally accepted as being genuine or original.
[1855–60; < New Latin: received text]
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