steno typy

stenotypy

[sten-uh-tahy-pee]
noun
shorthand in which alphabetic letters or types are used to produce shortened forms of words or groups of words.

Origin:
1890–95; stenotype + -y3

stenotypic [sten-uh-tip-ik] , adjective
stenotypist, noun
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stenotypy (ˈstɛnəˌtaɪpɪ)
 
n
a form of shorthand in which alphabetic combinations are used to represent groups of sounds or short common words
 
[C19: from steno- + type + -y³, on the model of stenography]
 
stenotypic
 
adj
 
'stenotypist
 
n

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