Origin of stenography
Examples from the Web for stenographic
We will present a stenographic report of the dialogue which then ensued, to the best of our ability.Les Misrables|Victor Hugo
We may regret that no stenographic report was made of the interview.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
Nor was there anything in the least businesslike, official, or stenographic about her manner.Queed|Henry Sydnor Harrison
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
Lawton, says the stenographic report, was in excellent form, and committed a good deal of unforgivable syntax.Plum Pudding|Christopher Morley
"shorthand," c.1600, from Greek stenos "narrow" (of unknown origin) + -graphy.