lexigraphy

noun
lex·​ig·​ra·​phy | \ lekˈsigrəfē \

Definition of lexigraphy

1 : the art or practice of defining words
2 : a system of writing (as that of the Chinese) in which each character represents a word

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History and Etymology for lexigraphy

Greek lexis word + English -graphy

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“Lexigraphy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lexigraphy. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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