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[Middle English, from Late Latin Levīticus, from Greek Leuītikos, Levitical, from Leuītēs, Levite; see Levite.]
(Bible) Old Testament the third book of the Old Testament, containing Levitical law and ritual precepts
Le•vit•i•cus(lɪˈvɪt ɪ kəs)
the third book of the Bible, containing laws chiefly concerning the priests and Jewish ceremonial observance.
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|Noun||1.||Leviticus - the third book of the Old Testament; contains Levitical law and ritual precedents|
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible