written

adjective
writ·​ten | \ ˈri-tᵊn How to pronounce written (audio) \

Definition of written

: made or done in writing a written contract/agreement Applications for property and liability insurance may be either oral or written.— Robert I. Mehr

First Known Use of written

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of written was in the 14th century

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“Written.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/written. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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written

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: using writing and not speech

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