- the study of handwriting, especially when regarded as an expression of the writer's character, personality, abilities, etc.
- Linguistics. the study of systems of writing; grammatology.
Origin of graphology
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Concerning the value of graphology see my Manual for Examining Judges.Criminal Psychology
In this study, as in that of graphology and chiromancy, a deductive power of mind is required.The Influence of the Stars
Anyone who understands Graphology can tell by simply examining your handwriting just what sort of a person you are.Magic
Graphology, for instance, is naturally related to the functional action and to the characteristics of the hand itself.Pedagogical Anthropology
Graphology cards are an idea of the moment, and seem likely to prove more than a passing fad.Dinners and Luncheons
- the study of handwriting, esp to analyse the writer's character
- linguistics the study of writing systems
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Word Origin and History for graphology
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