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signary

Line breaks: sig|nary
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪɡnəri/

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Definition of signary in English:

noun (plural signaries)

The signs constituting the syllabic or alphabetic symbols of a language.

Origin

early 20th century: from Latin signum 'mark, token' + -ary1, on the pattern of syllabary.

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