grapholect

noun

graph·​o·​lect ˈgra-fə-ˌlekt How to pronounce grapholect (audio)
: a standard written language

Word History

Etymology

grapho- + -lect (as in dialect)

First Known Use

1977, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of grapholect was in 1977

Dictionary Entries Near grapholect

Cite this Entry

“Grapholect.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grapholect. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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