bibliotics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction
bib·​li·​ot·​ics | \ ¦bi-blē-¦ä-tiks \

Definition of bibliotics

: the scientific study of handwriting, documents, and writing materials especially for determining genuineness or authorship

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Other Words from bibliotics

bibliotist \ ˈbi-​blē-​ə-​tist , -​lē-​ō-​ \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for bibliotics

biblio- + connective -t- + -ics

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“Bibliotics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bibliotics. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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