Definition of Ceriphs

1. Noun. (plural of ceriph) ¹



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Definition of Ceriphs

1. ceriph [n] - See also: ceriph

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ceriphs

cerevisiae
cerge
cerges
ceria
cerian
cerias
ceric
ceriferous
ceriman
cerin
cering
cerins
ceriopyrochlore
ceriopyrochlores
ceriph
ceriphs (current term)
cerise
cerises
cerite
cerites
cerium
cerium isotopes
cerium radioisotopes
ceriums
cerivastatin
cermet
cermet cements
cermets
cerne
cerned

Literary usage of Ceriphs

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1. William Morris, His Art, His Writings, and His Public Life: A Record by Aymer Vallance (1897)
"The ceriphs, which in ordinary type are either all thin throughout, or sliced off to very near a point at the ends, are, it should be noted, ..."

2. International Library of Technology: A Series of Textbooks for Persons by International Textbook Company (1905)
"Old Style Antique is the name given to a type in which the lines are heavy and of uniform thickness, the ceriphs being correspondingly heavy. ..."

3. Typographia: an Historical Sketch of the Origin and Progress of the Art of by Thomas Curson Hansard (1825)
"To the razor-edged fine lines and ceriphs of type just observed upon, a reverse has succeeded, called " Antique," or " Egyptian," the property of which is, ..."

4. The American Journal of Psychology by Granville Stanley Hall, Edward Bradford Titchener (1888)
"Roman alphabet, The confusion of x and z and of s and z would be lessened by reducing the ceriphs to the lowest possible limits.1 Into the remaining ..."

5. A History of the Old English Letter Foundries: With Notes, Historical and by Talbot Baines Reed (1887)
"As to the type", he says, "the modern artist, Mr. Martin, has made an effort to cut the ceriphs and hair strokes excessively sharp and fine ; the long f is ..."

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