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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HANDWRITING

I have seen the letter; it is in Captain Rushton's handwriting.

I can show it to you, if you desire it, in my father's handwriting.

His handwriting does not run quite as far as the queen's writ in this country yet.

His articles had been typewritten and she had never seen his handwriting.

And I saw that the address, scrawled in pencil, was in Anthony's handwriting.

It was his "press" handwriting, plain, rapid, and as legible as print.

It was not sealed, but pasted close; the handwriting was quite unknown to him.

But here, in the handwriting of the dead clerk, here was the evidence of that old story.

But if Davenport's hands might go unchanged, he decided that his handwriting should not.

Those things, and—a good memory for handwriting, also postmarks.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1500, from hand (n.) + writing, translating Latin manuscriptum. Hand in the sense of "handwriting, style of writing" is from late 14c.

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