Definition of black book Pronunciation
Noun
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 Pronunciation
black list, list of undesirable people
English - Spanish - black book Pronunciation
s. lista negra (f)
English - French - black book Pronunciation
liste noire, liste des gens indésirables, liste de personnes que l'on hait
English - German - black book Pronunciation
schwarze Liste
English - Portuguese - black book Pronunciation
s. lista negra (f)
English - Russian - black book Pronunciation
черный список
English - Turkish - black book Pronunciation
kara listedekilerin kayıtlı olduğu defter.
English - Dutch - black book Pronunciation
zwarte boek,zwarte lijst
English - Chinese - black book Pronunciation
黑名册; 可疑人物册
English - Chinese - black book Pronunciation
黑名冊; 可疑人物冊


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