testament

Part of speech: noun

A will disposing of property after death.

Part of speech: noun

One of the two volumes of the Bible, distinguished as the Old and the New Testament.

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Usage examples "testament":

  1. Unlike many of those often arbitrary divisions of the New Testament books which we know as chapters, it is a naturally separate section. - "Messages from the Epistle to the Hebrews", Handley C.G. Moule.
  2. Small as is the New Testament, it is as large as we need. - "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus", American Anti-Slavery Society.
  3. This shall count as his will and testament. - "The Development of the European Nations, 1870-1914 (5th ed.)", John Holland Rose.