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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A document written wholly in the handwriting of the person whose signature it bears.
  • n. See hologram.
  • adj. Variant of holographic.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A hologram.
  • n. A handwritten document, especially a letter, deed, or will, that is solely the work of the person whose signature it bears; a manuscript.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A document, as a letter, deed, or will, wholly in the handwriting of the person from whom it proceeds and whose act it purports to be.
  • transitive v. To produce a holographic image of, by holography.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Wholly written by the person in whose name it appears, as a manuscript document or letter.
  • n. Any writing, as a letter, deed, testament, etc., wholly written by the person from whom it purports to proceed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. handwritten book or document
  • n. the intermediate photograph (or photographic record) that contains information for reproducing a three-dimensional image by holography

Etymologies

From Late Latin holographus, entirely written by the signer, from Greek holographos : holo-, holo- + -graphos, -graph.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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