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string-alphabet

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An alphabet in which the letters are denoted by knots of various forms and combinations made in a string: used by the blind.
  • n. An alphabet in which the letters are denoted by knots of various forms and combinations made in a string: used by the blind.

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  • Then, with his mother’s assistance, he learned the letters of the string-alphabet, which is used in some of the Institutions for the Blind, in Europe.

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