- shorthand in which alphabetic letters or types are used to produce shortened forms of words or groups of words.
Origin of stenotypy
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- a form of shorthand in which alphabetic combinations are used to represent groups of sounds or short common words
C19: from steno- + type + -y ³, on the model of stenography
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