• Definition for "lower criticism"
    • Critical research, especially regarding the Bible, that attends…
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lower criticism definition

  • noun:
    • Critical research, especially regarding the Bible, that attends mainly towards the words of this work being analyzed, checking out their meaning and trying to establish a precise text.
    • the analysis of existing manuscripts of this Scriptures to be able to figure out the initial text
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