Tachygraphic
Tachygraphic Tach`y*graph"ic, Tachygraphical Tach`y*graph"ic*al, a. [Cf. F. tachygraphique.] Of or pertaining to tachygraphy; written in shorthand. [1913 Webster]

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  • tachygraphic — tachy·graph·ic …   English syllables

  • tachygraphic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tachygraphical — Tachygraphic Tach y*graph ic, Tachygraphical Tach y*graph ic*al, a. [Cf. F. tachygraphique.] Of or pertaining to tachygraphy; written in shorthand. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tachygraph — /ˈtækigræf/ (say takeegraf), / graf/ (say grahf) noun 1. tachygraphic writing. 2. a tachygraphic writer …   Australian English dictionary

  • tach|y|graph|i|cal — «TAK uh GRAF uh kuhl», adjective. = tachygraphic. (Cf. ↑tachygraphic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tachygraph — Tach y*graph, n. An example of tachygraphy; esp., an ancient Greek or Roman tachygraphic manuscript. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tachygraph — /tak i graf , grahf /, n. 1. tachygraphic writing. 2. a person who writes or is skilled in writing tachygraphy. [1800 10; TACHY + GRAPH] * * * …   Universalium

  • tachygraphy — tachygrapher, tachygraphist, n. tachygraphic /tak i graf ik/, tachygraphical, adj. tachygraphically, adv. /ta kig reuh fee, teuh /, n. shorthand, esp. the ancient Greek and Roman handwriting used for rapid stenography and writing. [1635 45; TACHY …   Universalium

  • shorthand — Synonyms and related words: Speedwriting, arrowhead, autograph, autographic, brachygraphy, calligraphic, character, chirographic, contraction, cuneiform, cursive, demotic character, determinative, engrossed, flowing, grammalogue, graphic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • tachygraphy — [ta kɪgrəfi] noun stenography or shorthand, especially that of ancient or medieval scribes. Derivatives tachygraphic adjective …   English new terms dictionary

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