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]

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  • tachygraphical — tachy·graph·i·cal …   English syllables

  • tachygraphical — adjective see tachygraphic * * * tachygraphˈic or tachygraphˈical adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑tachy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Palaeography —     Palæography     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Palæography     (palaia, ancient , graphe, writing )     The art of deciphering ancient writing in manuscripts or diplomas. It is distinguished from epigraphy, which provides rules for reading carved… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • 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

  • 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

  • tachygraphy —   n. shorthand; shortened cursive writing.    ♦ tachygrapher,    ♦ tachygraphist, n.    ♦ tachygraphical, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • tachygraphy — [ta kig′rə fē, təkig′rə fē] n. [ TACHY + GRAPHY] the art or use of rapid writing; esp., ancient Greek and Roman shorthand or the medieval cursive writing, with abbreviations, etc., in these languages tachygraphic [tak΄ə graf′ik] adj.… …   English World dictionary

  • tachygraphy — n. 1 stenography, esp. that of the ancient Greeks and Romans. 2 the abbreviated medieval writing of Greek and Latin. Derivatives: tachygrapher n. tachygraphic adj. tachygraphical adj …   Useful english dictionary

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