Letterless Let"ter*less (l[e^]t"t[~e]r*l[e^]s), a. 1. Not having a letter. [1913 Webster]

2. Illiterate. [Obs.] --E. Waterhouse. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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