A treatise or similar work that is comprehensive as to a particular topic.
A comprehensive collection of codes or laws.
Origin: From pandectes, from πανδέκτης, from πᾶν (equivalent to English pan-)Category:English words prefixed with pan- + δέκτης.
a treatise which comprehends the whole of any science
the digest, or abridgment, in fifty books, of the decisions, writings, and opinions of the old Roman jurists, made in the sixth century by direction of the emperor Justinian, and forming the leading compilation of the Roman civil law
Origin: [L. pandecta, pandectes, Gr. all-receiving, all-containing; pa^s, pa^n, all + to receive: cf. F. pandectes, pl.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
pan′dekt, n. a treatise containing the whole of any science: (pl.) the digest of Roman or civil law made by command of the Emperor Justinian in the 6th century. [L.,—Gr. pandectes—pas, pan, all, dechesthai, to receive.]
The numerical value of pandect in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of pandect in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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