Cursive hand
Cursive Cur"sive (k?r"s?v), a. [LL. cursivus: cf. F. cursif See {Cursitor}.] Running; flowing. [1913 Webster]

{Cursive hand},a running handwriting. [1913 Webster]


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  • cursive script — noun rapid handwriting in which letters are set down in full and are cursively connected within words without lifting the writing implement from the paper • Syn: ↑longhand, ↑running hand, ↑cursive • Hypernyms: ↑handwriting, ↑hand, ↑script …   Useful english dictionary

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