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  • n  a style of orthography characterized by somewhat rounded capital letters; found especially in Greek and Latin manuscripts of the 4th to 8th centuries
  • a  relating to or written in majuscule letters (which resemble modern capitals)
    uncial letters

  • As evidence of the fragments' early origins, Thiede notes that the handwriting on the Magdalen Papyrus is in a style known as uncial, which began to die out in the middle of the .
  • Your movie critic is a chowderhead, stuffed with uncial tarradiddle.

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