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liber1

[lahy-ber] /ˈlaɪ bər/
noun, Botany
1.
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55; < Latin: bark; akin to leaf

liber2

[lahy-ber; Latin li-ber] /ˈlaɪ bər; Latin ˈlɪ bɛr/
noun, plural libri
[lahy-brahy, -bree; Latin li-bree] /ˈlaɪ braɪ, -bri; Latin ˈlɪ bri/ (Show IPA),
libers.
1.
a book of public records, as deeds or birth certificates.
Origin
< Latin: book, orig. bark; see liber1

Liber

[lahy-ber] /ˈlaɪ bər/
noun
1.
an ancient Italian god of wine and vineyards, in later times identified with Bacchus.
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  • Discharge search: must have liber and page of mortgage.
  • The book of deeds or liber number, page number, and map number are shown on the recorded deed.
British Dictionary definitions for liber

liber

/ˈlaɪbə/
noun
1.
a rare name for phloem
Word Origin
C18: from Latin, in original sense: tree bark
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