A person who writes quickly, such as a stenographer

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  • Tachygrapher — Ta*chyg ra*pher, n. [Gr. ? a fast writer.] One who writes shorthand; a stenographer; esp., an ancient Greek or Roman notary. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tachygrapher — ta·chyg·ra·pher …   English syllables

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  • tachygraphy — tachygrapher, tachygraphist, n. tachygraphic /tak i graf ik/, tachygraphical, adj. tachygraphically, adv. /ta kig reuh fee, teuh /, n. shorthand, esp. the ancient Greek and Roman handwriting used for rapid stenography and writing. [1635 45; TACHY …   Universalium

  • ta|chyg|ra|phist — «tuh KIHG ruh fihst», noun. = tachygrapher. (Cf. ↑tachygrapher) …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Thomas Shelton (Stenograf) — Thomas Shelton (* 1600/01 vielleicht in der Grafschaft Norfolk; † 1650(?) in London) war ein englischer Stenograf und der Erfinder der im englischsprachigen Raum meistverwendeten Stenografie des 17. und 18. Jahrhunderts. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • stenographer — Synonyms and related words: accountant, amanuensis, archivist, bookkeeper, brachygrapher, clerk, documentalist, engraver, filing clerk, librarian, marker, notary, notary public, phonographer, prothonotary, record clerk, recorder, recordist,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • scribe — I n 1. penman, inscriber, copyist, copier, transcriber, scrivener; letterer, calligrapher, chirog rapher; letter writer, pen, penner, Inf. pen pusher, Inf. pencil pusher, Inf. scribbler. 2. clerk, record clerk, recorder, notary, registrar, deputy …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • stenographer — n stenographist, shorthand writer, stenotypist, phonographer, phonographist, tachygraph, tachygrapher, tachygraphist; secretary, amanuensis; scribe, scrivener, Sl. quill driver, copyist, transcriber, transcriptionist; chronicler, annalist,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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