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stenotypy

[sten-uh-tahy-pee] /ˈstɛn əˌtaɪ pi/
noun
1.
shorthand in which alphabetic letters or types are used to produce shortened forms of words or groups of words.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; stenotype + -y3
Related forms
stenotypic
[sten-uh-tip-ik] /ˌstɛn əˈtɪp ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
stenotypist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for steno-typy

stenotypy

/ˈstɛnəˌtaɪpɪ/
noun
1.
a form of shorthand in which alphabetic combinations are used to represent groups of sounds or short common words
Derived Forms
stenotypic (ˌstɛnəˈtɪpɪk) adjective
stenotypist, noun
Word Origin
C19: from steno- + type + -y³, on the model of stenography
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