manuscript definition

  • noun:
    • a novel, document, or other structure authored by hand.
    • A typewritten or handwritten type of a book, a write-up, a document, or other work, especially the author's very own content, prepared and provided for book on the net.
    • Handwriting.
    • A book, structure or just about any other document, (type)written yourself, perhaps not mechanically reproduced.
    • one, original backup of a novel, article, structure etc, compiled by hand or imprinted, posted as initial for (copy-editing and) reproductive publication.
    • an authentic literary or musical composition compiled by the writer, formerly utilizing the hand, now typically by typewriter or word processor. It is compared with a printed backup.
    • Writing, rather than printing.
    • A book, report, or instrument compiled by hand with ink or any other pigment, or with a pencil or even the love; a writing of any kind, as distinguished from something that is printed. Especially
    • Such a novel, report, or instrument therefore written before the introduction and general use of printing-in the fifteenth century, or in a method in fashion prior to the innovation of printing.
    • handwritten book or document
    • the form of a literary work provided for publication
  • adjective:
    • which will be handwritten, or by extension typewritten, as opposed to technical reproduction.
    • Written with or by the hand; not imprinted.
  • others:
    • Written aided by the hand; in handwriting (perhaps not imprinted).
    • comprising writings or written books.
    • to publish manually.

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