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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that hides away or hordes books.

Usage examples (8)
  • It would be cool to befriend a bibliotaph. We might know what unique books he is keeping.
  • On the other hand, a man may be a bibliotaph simply from inability to get at his books.
  • The most genial lover of books who has walked city streets for many a day was a bibliotaph.
  • Two interesting types of maniac are known respectively as the bibliotaph and the biblioclast. for more
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