orthographic orthographic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or expressed in orthography

Usage(s):

  1. Any word that seems to be a good candidate for an update undergoes rigorous scrutiny as the editors seek input from a panel of some 200 orthographic and lexicographic whizzes.
  2. Still, the founding father's orthographic shortcomings somehow make that austere figure more engaging.

News

  • Adult spelling bee comes to Weston library

    Did the National Spelling Bee last week make you long for the fun of an orthographic challenge? Never fear, a Weston spelling bee is here. The Friends of the Weston Public Library is hosting the inaugural Weston Public Library Adult Spelling Bee on Sunday, June 9, at 5:30.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Weston Forum

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