[ mir-er-rahy-ting ]
/ ˈmɪr ərˌraɪ tɪŋ /
backward writing that resembles a mirror image of ordinary script.
A Brief History Of Writing InstrumentsThe quill fueled most written communication from the 6th to the 19th century. Quills were made of hollow bird feathers, most commonly goose feathers.
Origin of mirror-writing
First recorded in 1770–80
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British Dictionary definitions for mirror writing
backward writing that forms a mirror image of normal writing
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