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noun (f., 3
the papyrus, a sort of rush that grew largely in Egypt, from the inner bark of which paper was made
biblus, i, f.
, = βίβλος ῾βύβλος), the papyrus, a sort of rush that grew largely in Egypt, from the inner bark of which paper was made (poet. for the more usual papyrus): flumineae, Luc. 3, 222; cf. Plin. 13, 11, 22, § 71 sq.
—Meton., paper, Sedul. 1, 6.