a New Testament book describing the development of the early church from Christ's Ascension to Paul's sojourn at Rome
Instance Hypernyms: ↑book
Part Holonyms: ↑New Testament

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plural of act
present third singular of act

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ACTS /akts/
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Acts «akts», noun (plural) (singular in use).
In full, The Acts of the Apostles. the fifth book of the New Testament. Acts tells about the beginnings of the Christian Church.

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(also Acts of the Apostles) a New Testament book immediately following the Gospels and relating the history of the early Church

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