cursive script


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Noun1.cursive script - rapid handwriting in which letters are set down in full and are cursively connected within words without lifting the writing implement from the papercursive script - rapid handwriting in which letters are set down in full and are cursively connected within words without lifting the writing implement from the paper
minuscule - a small cursive script developed from uncial between the 7th and 9th centuries and used in medieval manuscripts
copperplate - a graceful style of handwriting based on the writing used on copperplate engravings
italic - a style of handwriting with the letters slanting to the right
round hand - a clearly written style of longhand with large round curves
handwriting, script, hand - something written by hand; "she recognized his handwriting"; "his hand was illegible"
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While during 7th to 10th century AH, cursive script was used for Qur'An writing.
Upon entering the exhibition, the first amendment is written in scarlet red cursive script on the main wall, high up, hovering over all the historical objects.
The dad-of-one's inking consists of the chemical formula for serotonin, known as the happiness chemical, and the word "warrior" in cursive script.
It has been identified as having inspired some of the most important developments in human history, including the invention of the wheel, the planting of the first cereal crops and the development of cursive script, mathematics, astronomy and agriculture.
Painted in cursive script on each half of the rectangle, the legend calligram is broken up into call, i, gr, and am in blue, green, yellow, and red, respectively.
I caution the generation they call millennial: When I was your age, I wrote cursive script on paper with pen and dialed a rotary phone.
Writing speed and legibility of 7-14-year-old school students using modern cursive script. Australian Occupational Therapy Journal, 45(2), 59-64.
If it had a title, she says, it would be: "Would This Have Happened to Another Mayor?" Its pages are filled with her cursive script of the stories she could tell about being the first openly gay mayor of a major American metropolis.
Although he is perhaps best known for public performances of monumental, 'mad' cursive script calligraphy, his practice can be highly experimental and includes new media as well as old--like his use of chemical photography, in which Wang's calligraphic actions are directly captured on silver-gelatin photographic paper."
It was signed by Stern with a blue fountain pen and addressed in that elegant, unmistakeably European cursive script to a colleague at Montreal's Saint Mary's hospital, where he had been psychiatrist-in-chief.
Arranged in sections on the three areas of study, the 28 papers discuss such matters as the career of some Elephantine and Murasu scribes and witnesses, Phoenician and Aramaic inscriptions from Abusir, the state of modern Syriac lexicography, 12 published and unpublished Jewish Aramaic ostraca written in the "Jewish" cursive script, philological notes on the David-Bathsheba story, the role of the governor in Persian imperial administration, and personal names as pejorative puns in ancient texts.