Definition of Allograph

1. Noun. A variant form of a grapheme, as 'm' or 'M' or a handwritten version of that grapheme.

Generic synonyms: Character, Grapheme, Graphic Symbol



2. Noun. A signature written by one person for another.
Generic synonyms: Signature

Definition of Allograph

1. n. A writing or signature made by some person other than any of the parties thereto; -- opposed to autograph.

Definition of Allograph

1. Noun. A variant form of a letter (or other grapheme) ¹

2. Noun. A signature made by one person for another (compare autograph) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Allograph

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Allograph

1. A writing or signature made by some person other than any of the parties thereto; opposed to autograph. Origin: Gr. Another + -graph. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Allograph

allogeneic
allogeneic antigen
allogeneic bone marrow transplant
allogeneic graft
allogeneic inhibition
allogeneic transplant
allogeneous
allogenic
allogotrophia
allograft
allograft immunity
allograft rejection
allografted
allografting
allografts
allograph (current term)
allographic
allographs
allogroup
allohexaploid
allohydroxylysine
alloimmune
alloimmunities
alloimmunity
alloimmunization
alloimmunizations
alloisocitrate dehydrogenase
alloisoleucine
alloisomer
allokeratoplasty

Literary usage of Allograph

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1. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1890)
"[< met- allograph-y + -i'c.] Of or pertaining to metallography. ... [< mct- allograph-y + -ist.'] A writer oil metallography. metallography ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1899)
"It is also intended to exhibit any portraits, allograph letters and type specimens and drawings of special interest, which may be loaned for the occasion, ..."

3. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1885)
"He also wrote on • (ï\ M allograph v' (London, 1813); on'Chemical Reagents' (London, 1816), translated into Italian in 1819; on the 'Chalybeate Spring at ..."

4. International Catalogue of Scientific Literature by Royal Society (Great Britain). (1906)
"On t Im results of chilling copper-tin alloys. [Reprint, v. D. I, 1, No. 1000.] The Mel allograph ist, Boston, Mass., 5, 1002, (41-52, with test fig.). ..."

5. The Dial edited by Francis Fisher Browne (1908)
"the character is, to a certain extent, indicated by the chirography; and thirdly, to embody, under each allograph, some literary gossip about the individual ..."

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