polygraphy

Polygraphy

Po*lyg"ra*phy\, n. [Gr. ?; poly`s much + gra`fein to write: cf. F. polygraphie.]

1. Much writing; writing of many books. [Obs.] --Fuller.

2. The art of writing in various ciphers, and of deciphering the same. [R.]

3. The art or practice of using a polygraph.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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