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adscript

(ˈædˌskrɪpt)
n
(Historical Terms) feudal history a serf bound to the land which they work or occupy, and who can be bought or sold along with it
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Adj.1.adscript - written or printed immediately following another character and aligned with itadscript - written or printed immediately following another character and aligned with it
printing process, printing - reproduction by applying ink to paper as for publication
subscript, inferior - written or printed below and to one side of another character
superscript, superior - written or printed above and to one side of another character
2.adscript - (used of persons) bound to a tract of landadscript - (used of persons) bound to a tract of land; hence their service is transferable from owner to owner; "an adscript serf"
unfree - hampered and not free; not able to act at will
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Initially, and until June of 1998, the Costa Rican Institute of Research and Teaching in Nutrition and Health (INCIENSA), adscript to the Ministry of Health also participated in this Agreement.
Scholia Aristophanica: Being Such Comments Adscript to the Text of Aristophanes as Have Been Preserved in the Codex Ravennas, 3 vols.
The Indianapolis Advertising Club was launched in 1902 as the Adscript Club.