man·​u·​scrip·​tion | \ ˌmanyəˈskripshən \
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Definition of manuscription

: writing done by hand

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History and Etymology for manuscription

Late Latin manuscription-, manuscriptio, from Latin manus hand + scription-, scriptio writing, from scriptus + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Manuscription.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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