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

  • n. A typewritten copy, as of a manuscript.
  • n. Typewritten matter.

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  • n. typewritten material, especially such a copy of a manuscript

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

  • n. typewritten matter especially a typewritten copy of a manuscript


type + (manu)script.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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  • I will be dead by the time you receive this typescript. Set it in the old way - in Tedious Acrimonious roman and Poppa-Piccolino italic on hand-deckled ipecacuanha leaf bound in reverse brushed papoose.

    - Peter reading, C, 1984

    September 28, 2008