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chrysograph

[ kris-uh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ˈkrɪs əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /
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noun
a manuscript, especially of the Middle Ages, written in gold or gold and silver ink.
verb (used with object)
to write with gold ink.
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Origin of chrysograph

First recorded in 1830–40; see origin at chrysography, -graph

OTHER WORDS FROM chrysograph

chry·sog·ra·pher [kri-sog-ruh-fer], /krɪˈsɒg rə fər/, noun
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