a style of handwriting formerly used in the English law courts.
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Origin of court hand
First recorded in 1585–95
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Examples from the Web for court hand
The leaves are of parchment, with the contents written in a small Court-hand in Latin; and on folio 130 a, is this entry.Chronicles of London Bridge|Richard Thompson
British Dictionary definitions for court hand
a style of handwriting formerly used in English law courts
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