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- n. A system for writing one or more languages; a particular alphabetic, syllabic, logographic, or other scheme. For example, the Latin alphabet or the Cyrillic alphabet.
- n. The basic type of a system for writing languages. For example, alphabetic writing or logographic writing.
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- n. a method of representing the sounds of a language by written or printed symbols
writing + system (Wiktionary)