a (usually) large and scholarly book
One in a series of volumes.
A large or scholarly book.
The professor pulled a dusty old tome from the bookshelf.
Origin: From French, from tomus, from τόμος, from τέμνω.
as many writings as are bound in a volume, forming part of a larger work; a book; -- usually applied to a ponderous volume
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
tōm, n. part of a book: a volume of a large work: a book. [Fr.,—L. tomus—Gr. tomos—temnein, to cut.]
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The numerical value of TOME in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of TOME in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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