the act of writing by one's own hand.
Origin of autography
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Related Words for autographymanuscript, script, writing, scrawl, longhand, calligraphy, chirography, style, mark, scratching, hand, scribble, hieroglyphics, ductus
Examples from the Web for autography
Historical Examples of autography
I mean that absurd affair of the 'Autography'—now isn't it absurd?
So I turn round and avenge myself by crying aloud against the editor of the 'Autography'!
One part lay upon the stand, but it was not in Lenhart Davy's autography.Charles Auchester, Volume 1 of 2
the writing of something in one's own handwriting; something handwritten
the precise reproduction of an illustration or of writing
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