Scriptory
Scriptory Scrip"to*ry, a. [L. scriptorius, fr. scribere, scriptum to write.] Of or pertaining to writing; expressed in writing; used in writing; as, scriptory wills; a scriptory reed. [R.] --Swift. [1913 Webster]

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