[kahy-rog-ruh-fee] /kaɪˈrɒg rə fi/
another name for calligraphy
“handwriting,” 1650s, from chiro- + -graphy. Chirograph “formal written legal document” is attested from late 13c. in Anglo-French, from Latin chirographum, from Greek kheirographia “written testimony.”
chirognostic chi·rog·nos·tic (kī’rəg-nŏs’tĭk) n. Variant of cheirognostic.
noun 1. .
[klawr-uh-neyt, klohr-] /ˈklɔr əˌneɪt, ˈkloʊr-/ verb (used with object), chlorinated, chlorinating. 1. Chemistry. 2. to disinfect (water) by means of chlorine. 3. Metallurgy. to treat (a gold ore) with chlorine gas in order that the gold may be removed as a soluble chloride. /ˈklɔːrɪˌneɪt/ verb (transitive) 1. to combine or treat (a substance) with chlorine […]
[klawr-een, -in, klohr-] /ˈklɔr in, -ɪn, ˈkloʊr-/ noun 1. a halogen element, a heavy, greenish-yellow, incombustible, water-soluble, poisonous gas that is highly irritating to the respiratory organs, obtained chiefly by electrolysis of sodium chloride brine: used for water purification, in the making of bleaching powder, and in the manufacture both of chemicals that do not […]