bibliotics


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bib·li·ot·ics

 (bĭb′lē-ŏt′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
Examination of written documents to determine authorship or authenticity.

bibliotics

(ˌbɪblɪˈɒtɪks)
n
the scientific study of handwriting, or written documents, for investigative purposes

bib•li•ot•ics

(ˌbɪb liˈɒt ɪks)

n. (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
the analysis of handwriting and documents, esp. for authentication of authorship.
[1900–05; < Greek biblíon; see bible]
bib`li•ot′ic, adj.
bib′li•o•tist (-ə tɪst) n.

bibliotics

the art or science of analyzing handwriting, especially that of manuscripts with the purpose of establishing their authorship or authenticity. — bibliotist, n.bibliotic, adj.
See also: Writing
the art or science of analyzing handwriting, especially that of manuscripts, with the purpose of establishing their authorship or authenticity. — bibliotist, n. — bibliotic, adj.
See also: Manuscripts
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Noun1.bibliotics - the scientific study of documents and handwriting etc. especially to determine authorship or authenticitybibliotics - the scientific study of documents and handwriting etc. especially to determine authorship or authenticity
discipline, field of study, subject area, subject field, bailiwick, subject, field, study - a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"