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Definition of "palaeographical" [palaeographical]

  • Of or pertaining to palaeography (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "palaeographical" in a sentence
  • "Professional medievalists need palaeographical and linguistic skills, and few have them when they graduate with BA degrees in history or English."
  • "Above all, the abounding corruptions and other difficulties demanded all his palaeographical knowledge, his knowledge of ancient literature, his Latinity, his imagination and penetration to solve them."
  • "_C_ also contains a greater number of purely palaeographical errors than any other manuscript: _hunc_ for _nunc_ (i 25), _humeris_ for _numeris_"