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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Manuscript  \Man"u*script\,  a.  [L.  manu  scriptus  See  {Manual}, 
  and  {Scribe}.] 
  Written  with  or  by  the  hand;  not  printed;  as  a  manuscript 
  volume. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Manuscript  \Man"u*script\,  n.  [LL.  manuscriptum  lit.,  something 
  written  with  the  hand.  See  {Manuscript},  a.] 
  1.  A  literary  or  musical  composition  written  with  the  hand, 
  as  distinguished  from  a  printed  copy. 
 
  2.  Writing,  as  opposed  to  print;  as  the  book  exists  only  in 
  manuscript.  --Craik. 
 
  Note:  The  word  is  often  abbreviated  to  MS.,  plural  MSS. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  manuscript 
  n  1:  the  form  of  a  literary  work  submitted  for  publication  [syn: 
  {ms}] 
  2:  handwritten  book  or  document  [syn:  {holograph}] 




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