[ stuh-nog-ruh-fee ]
/ stəˈnɒg rə fi /
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the art of writing in shorthand.
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OTHER WORDS FROM stenographysten·o·graph·ic [sten-uh-graf-ik], /ˌstɛn əˈgræf ɪk/, sten·o·graph·i·cal, adjectivesten·o·graph·i·cal·ly, adverb
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How to use stenography in a sentence
It was a stenographic transcript of testimony in a case which had been lost in the trial court and was now going up on appeal.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
He and I sometimes write letters in shorthand, and he is keeping a stenographic journal of his travels abroad.Dracula|Bram Stoker
His private papers, the stenographic reports, and all memoranda were tied up together and carried aboard.
Then Miss Barrison sat down, and presently became absorbed in a stenographic report of the proceedings up to date.
Now for Mrs. Dan, observed the commodore, jubilantly waving the stenographic report.Nothing But the Truth|Frederic S. Isham
British Dictionary definitions for stenography
/ (stəˈnɒɡrəfɪ) /
the act or process of writing in shorthand by hand or machine
matter written in shorthand
Derived forms of stenographystenographic (ˌstɛnəˈɡræfɪk) or stenographical, adjectivestenographically, adverb
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