grapholect

noun
graph·​o·​lect | \ ˈgra-fə-ˌlekt How to pronounce grapholect (audio) \

Definition of grapholect

: a standard written language

First Known Use of grapholect

1977, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for grapholect

grapho- + -lect (as in dialect)

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“Grapholect.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grapholect. Accessed 8 Apr. 2020.

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