semicursive

noun
semi·​cursive | \ "+ \

Definition of semicursive

: a Roman minuscule cursive with the principal strokes thickened used as a book hand from about the 5th to the 9th centuries

called also old Italian book hand

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History and Etymology for semicursive

semi- + cursive

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“Semicursive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/semicursive. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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