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ste·nog·ra·phy

 (stə-nŏg′rə-fē)
n.
1. The art or process of writing in shorthand.
2. Material transcribed in shorthand.

sten′o·graph′ic (stĕn′ə-grăf′ĭk), sten′o·graph′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
sten′o·graph′i·cal·ly adv.

stenography

(stəˈnɒɡrəfɪ)
n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) the act or process of writing in shorthand by hand or machine
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) matter written in shorthand
stenographic, ˌstenoˈgraphical adj
ˌstenoˈgraphically adv

ste•nog•ra•phy

(stəˈnɒg rə fi)

n.
the art of writing in shorthand.
[1602; < Greek stenó(s) narrow, close, confined + -graphy]
sten•o•graph•ic (ˌstɛn əˈgræf ɪk) adj.
sten`o•graph′i•cal•ly, adv.

stenography

the art of writing in shorthand. — stenographer, stenographist, n.stenographic, stenographical, adj.
See also: Writing
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stenography - a method of writing rapidlystenography - a method of writing rapidly    
handwriting, script, hand - something written by hand; "she recognized his handwriting"; "his hand was illegible"
2.stenography - the act or art of writing in shorthand; "stenography is no longer a marketable skill"
handwriting - the activity of writing by hand; "handwriting can be slow and painful for one with arthritis"
Translations

stenography

[steˈnɒgrəfɪ] N (US) → taquigrafía f, estenografía f

stenography

[stəˈnɒgrəfi] n (US)sténographie f, sténo f

stenography

n (form)Stenografie f

stenography

[stɛˈnɒgrəfɪ] n (Am) → stenografia
References in classic literature ?
When she tried to extend the field of her activities in the direction of stenography and book-keeping her health broke down, and six months on her feet behind the counter of a department store did not tend to restore it.
She knew no more shorthand than if she had been a graduate in stenography just let slip upon the world by a business college.
Pickwick was sufficiently versed in the stranger's system of stenography to infer from this rapid and disjointed communication that he had, somehow or other, contracted an acquaintance with the All-Muggletons, which he had converted, by a process peculiar to himself, into that extent of good-fellowship on which a general invitation may be easily founded.
I bought an approved scheme of the noble art and mystery of stenography (which cost me ten and sixpence); and plunged into a sea of perplexity that brought me, in a few weeks, to the confines of distraction.
Now to the historical, for as Madam Mina write not in her stenography, I must, in my cumbrous old fashion, that so each day of us may not go unrecorded.
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The victim, who hails from Dehradun in Uttarakhand, had boarded the shared auto-rickshaw after attending her stenography class in Sector 37 here.
El Asleyeen's narrative was executed with a great deal of stenography, and the cadence is new and variant.
With it he developed teaching machine programs (German, statistics, stenography, analytic geometry).
One day in the stenography class the teacher made the comment that any sound could be written with the Pitman stenography system.
Patrick told reporters - reduced to stenography because he spoke and left without taking questions - that the must-dos won't get done until he gets his way on two other pieces of legislation, one that would put the state in charge of regulating which public restrooms Texans get to use and another that would force local governments to hold elections when they raise property taxes by more than a set amount.
Also needed are dental laboratory technicians, electrical technologists, radio radar technicians, librarians and secretaries with training in stenography.