Scotograph
Scotograph Scot"o*graph, n. [Gr. sko`tos darkness + -graph.] An instrument for writing in the dark, or without seeing. --Maunder. [1913 Webster]

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  • scotograph — An appliance for aiding one to write in straight lines in the dark or for aiding the blind to write, as used by the historian W.H. Prescott. SYN: noctograph. [scoto + G. grapho, to write] …   Medical dictionary

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  • scotograph — scot·o·graph …   English syllables

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