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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of, relating to, or due to a person who serves as a professional copyist, esp. one who made copies of manuscripts before the invention of printing.

Usage examples (38)
  • They should be identified as scribal and their values should be merged.
  • These are different scribal versions for the n-th time.
  • 'Grynna' may well be of 'gyrn,' by a scribal slip.
  • And scribal errors also open up texts to greater possibilities. for more
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