manuscript

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1man·u·script

adjective \ˈman-yə-ˌskript\

Definition of MANUSCRIPT

:  written by hand or typed <manuscript letters>

Origin of MANUSCRIPT

Latin manu scriptus
First Known Use: 1597

Other Alphabet Terms

cuneiform, linear, minuscule, pictograph, rune, symbology, wedge

2manuscript

noun

: the original copy of a play, book, piece of music, etc., before it has been printed

Full Definition of MANUSCRIPT

1
:  a written or typewritten composition or document as distinguished from a printed copy; also :  a document submitted for publication
2
:  writing as opposed to print

Examples of MANUSCRIPT

  1. The library owns the author's original manuscript.
  2. a copy of the composer's manuscript

First Known Use of MANUSCRIPT

1571

Other Alphabet Terms

cuneiform, linear, minuscule, pictograph, rune, symbology, wedge

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