Definition of Chirographer

1. n. One who practice the art or business of writing or engrossing.



Definition of Chirographer

1. Noun. (alternative form of chirographist) ¹

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Definition of Chirographer

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chirographer

chirks
chirl
chirled
chirling
chirls
chirm
chirmed
chirming
chirms
chiro
chiro-
chirobrachialgia
chirognomy
chirognostic
chirograph
chirographer (current term)
chirographers
chirographic
chirographical
chirographies
chirographist
chirographists
chirographs
chirography
chirokinesthesia
chirological
chirologist
chirologists
chiromance

Literary usage of Chirographer

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1. A Digest of the Laws of England by John Comyns, Anthony Hammond (1822)
"So the chirographer in CB shall not take above 4s. for making and writing any fine. 3 Inst. 150. Vide post. (E). Vide Post, (E). ..."

2. A Practical Treatise on Fines and Recoveries, in the Court of Common Pleas by William Hands (1825)
"(g-) R. ; [Trinity Term, 52 Geo. 3, June 12, 1812.] IT is ORDERED, that from henceforth all fines Fin™ to be shall be left at the office of the chirographer ..."

3. The Reports of Sir Edward Coke, Knt.: In Thirteen Parts by John Henry Thomas, John Farquhar Fraser, Robert Philip Tyrwhitt, Edward Coke (1826)
"And a fine is said to be '('engrossed (c) when the chirographer to whom the ... the fine but the chirographer; and nothing remains with the Chief-Justice of ..."

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