[ mir-er-rahy-ting ]
/ ˈmɪr ərˌraɪ tɪŋ /
backward writing that resembles a mirror image of ordinary script.
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Origin of mirror-writing
First recorded in 1770–80
Words nearby mirror-writing
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Example sentences from the Web for mirror-writing
This mirror-writing has been often observed in subjects who write automatically; the cause for it is still to be found.Mrs. Piper & the Society for Psychical Research|Michael Sage