graphology

noun
gra·​phol·​o·​gy | \ gra-ˈfä-lə-jē \

Definition of graphology

: the study of handwriting especially for the purpose of character analysis

Other Words from graphology

graphological \ ˌgra-​fə-​ˈlä-​ji-​kəl \ adjective

First Known Use of graphology

1882, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for graphology

French graphologie, from grapho- + -logie -logy

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The first known use of graphology was in 1882

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graphology

noun
gra·​phol·​o·​gy | \ gra-ˈfäl-ə-jē \
plural graphologies

Medical Definition of graphology

: the study of handwriting especially for the purpose of character analysis

Other Words from graphology

graphological \ ˌgraf-​ə-​ˈläj-​i-​kəl \ adjective
graphologist \ gra-​ˈfäl-​ə-​jəst \ noun

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