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in Rom 2:27,29means the outward form. The "oldness of the letter" ( 7:6 ) is a phrase which denotes the old way of literal outward obedience to the law as a system of mere external rules of conduct. In 2 Corinthians 3:6 , "the letter" means the Mosaic law as a written law. (See WRITING .)

Added: 21.Aug.2011 | Source: Christianity: Easton's Bible Dictionary
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A vocalization that is a basis for the composition of names and phrases. See Understanding the Mind.
Added: 23.Nov.2008 | Source: Kadampa: Glossary of Buddhist Terms
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