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1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) any of various keyboard machines for writing in shorthand
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) any character used in shorthand
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) (tr) to record (speeches, minutes, letters, etc) in shorthand
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sten•o•graph(ˈstɛn əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf)
1. any of various typewriterlike keyboard instruments used for writing in shorthand.
2. a character written in shorthand.v.t.
3. to write in shorthand.
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Past participle: stenographed
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|Noun||1.||stenograph - a shorthand character|
|2.||stenograph - a machine for typewriting shorthand characters|
typewriter - hand-operated character printer for printing written messages one character at a time
|Verb||1.||stenograph - write in shorthand; "The students were able to stenograph and record the conversation"|
write - mark or trace on a surface; "The artist wrote Chinese characters on a big piece of white paper"; "Russian is written with the Cyrillic alphabet"
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