Schediasm
Schediasm Sche"di*asm, n. [Gr. ? an extempore, fr. ? to do offhand, ? sudden, fr. ? near.] Cursory writing on a loose sheet. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • schediasm — schedi·asm …   English syllables

  • schediasm —   n. impromptu work; jotting.    ♦ schediastic, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • schediasm — ˈskēdēˌazəm, ˈsked noun ( s) Etymology: Greek schediasma caprice, from schediazein to do offhand, from schedios temporary, extemporaneous, impromptu; akin to Greek echein to have more at scheme archaic : an extemporaneous action (as in writing) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Autoschediastic — Au to*sche di*as tic ([add] t[ o]*sk[=e] d[i^]*[a^]s t[i^]k), Autoschediastical Au to*sche di*as tic*al ( [a^]s t[i^]*kal), a. [Auto + Gr. schedia zein to do hastily. See {Schediasm}.] Extemporary; offhand. [R.] Dean Martin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Autoschediastical — Autoschediastic Au to*sche di*as tic ([add] t[ o]*sk[=e] d[i^]*[a^]s t[i^]k), Autoschediastical Au to*sche di*as tic*al ( [a^]s t[i^]*kal), a. [Auto + Gr. schedia zein to do hastily. See {Schediasm}.] Extemporary; offhand. [R.] Dean Martin. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • CANON — I. CANON Graece Κανὼν, regula, ad quam praeducebantur lineae. Epigrammata dedicatoria, ἀπὸ ταχυγράφων: Καὶ κανόνα γραμμῆς ἰθυπόρου ταμίην: dirigentem videl. stilum ferreum vel plumbum, ut lineae, quibus scriptura instaret, rectitudinem haberent… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • LIGURIA — Italiaeregio gemina: Una litorea, quae vulgo La Riviera di Genova nominatur, inter ostia variad Occid. et Macrae ad Ort. inter Gall. Narbonensem et Hetruriam supra 200. mill. pass. extensa, cuius caput est Genua, inter mont. Apenninum et mare… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • REX Omnium — πάντων Βαςιλεὺς, apud Platonem, in Timaeo, et Ep. 2. ubi Dionysio de prima Natura interroganti Philosophus respondet, Φραςτέον δή ςοι δἰ αἰνιγμῶν; ἵν᾿ ἄν τι ἡ δέλτος ἤ πόντου ἢ γῆς εν πτοχαῖς πάθῃ, ὁ ἀναγνοὺς μὴ γνῶ ὧδε γὰρ ἔχει, περὶ τῶν ΠΑΝΤΩΝ… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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