adscript

[ ad-skript ]
/ ˈæd skrɪpt /
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adjective

written after (distinguished from subscript).

noun

an adscript character.Compare inferior(def 11), superior(def 12).

Nearby words

  1. adrift,
  2. adrogué,
  3. adroit,
  4. ads,
  5. adscititious,
  6. adscription,
  7. adsl,
  8. adson's test,
  9. adsorb,
  10. adsorbate

Origin of adscript

1715–25; < Latin a(d)scrīptus (past participle of ascrībere to ascribe), equivalent to ad- ad- + scrīptus written; see script

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