a combining form occurring in loanwords from Greek (bibliography); on this model, used in the formation of compound words with the meaning “book” (bibliophile), and sometimes with the meaning “Bible” (bibliolatry, on the model of idolatry).
indicating book or books: bibliography, bibliomania
a person who mutilates or destroys books. noun Usage Note
a person who mutilates or destroys books. Historical Examples The Bibliotaph Leon H. Vincent
a microfilm used especially in libraries to photograph the pages of valuable or much-used books.
bibliographer. bibliography. abbreviation bibliographer bibliography bibliographer bibliography