Meaning of scholium


Pronunciation: (skō'lē-um), [key]
— pl. -li•a
  1. Often,
    1. an explanatory note or comment.
    2. an ancient annotation upon a passage in a Greek or Latin text.
  2. a note added to illustrate or amplify, as in a mathematical work.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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