Diplomatics, originally the science of deciphering ancient MSS.
You have surely given him a great enough dose of diplomatics and canon law by this time.
The flowers and insects will give me that relaxation, with God's will, after my long researches in philology and diplomatics.
These however are conjectures which I submit with deference to the determination of those versed in diplomatics.
It is necessary therefore that we should make a short digression into the region of diplomatics.
Only the surprise of it, his own dumb unreadiness, his unwonted lack of ingenuity and diplomatics had almost lost her to him.
We may mention, in passing, that the papyrus roll gave us a word still in use in diplomatics, the word protocol.
Mabillon in his De re diplomatica creates the science of documents or diplomatics.