Definitions and translations for "black book"

Definition of black book

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1. Any of several books or documents of a political character, published at different times and for different purposes; so called either from the colour of the binding, or from the character of the contents.
1. A book compiled in the twelfth century, containing a description of the court of exchequer of England, an official statement of the revenues of the crown, etc.
2. A book containing details of the enormities practiced in the English monasteries and religious houses, compiled by order of their visitors under Henry VIII, to hasten their dissolution.
3. A book of admiralty law, of the highest authority, compiled in the reign of Edward III.
4. A book kept for the purpose of registering the names of persons liable to censure or punishment, as in the English universities, or the English armies.
5. Any book dealing with necromancy.
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English - English - black book

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black list, list of undesirable people

English - Spanish - black book

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s. lista negra (f)

English - French - black book

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liste noire, liste des gens indésirables, liste de personnes que l'on hait

English - German - black book

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schwarze Liste

English - Indonesian - black book

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n. buku yg berisi nama-nama orang yg tdk disukai

English - Portuguese - black book

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s. lista negra (f)

English - Russian - black book

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черный список

English - Turkish - black book

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kara listedekilerin kayıtlı olduğu defter.

English - Dutch - black book

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zwarte boek,zwarte lijst

English - Chinese - black book

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黑名册; 可疑人物册

English - Chinese - black book

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黑名冊; 可疑人物冊
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