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stenograph

[sten-uh-graf, -grahf] /ˈstɛn əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/
noun
1.
any of various keyboard instruments, somewhat resembling a typewriter, used for writing in shorthand, as by means of phonetic or arbitrary symbols.
2.
a character written in shorthand.
verb (used with object)
3.
to write in shorthand.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; steno- + -graph
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  • The court reporter can be identified in the courtroom as the individual who is taking using a tape recorder or a stenograph.
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British Dictionary definitions for stenograph

stenograph

/ˈstɛnəˌɡræf; -ˌɡrɑːf/
noun
1.
any of various keyboard machines for writing in shorthand
2.
any character used in shorthand
verb
3.
(transitive) to record (speeches, minutes, letters, etc) in shorthand
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