follow Dictionary.com

Fiancé or fiancée? What's the difference?

palaeography

/ˌpælɪˈɒɡrəfɪ/
noun
1.
the study of the handwritings of the past, and often the manuscripts as well, so that they may be dated, read, etc, and may serve as historical and literary sources
2.
a handwriting of the past
Derived Forms
palaeographer, noun
palaeographic (ˌpælɪəʊˈɡræfɪk), palaeographical, adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for palaeography

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for palaeography