Definition of scriptorial in English:

scriptorial

Line breaks: scrip|tor¦ial
Pronunciation: /skrɪpˈtɔːrɪəl
 
/

adjective

rare
  • Relating to writing.
    More example sentences
    • The writer engages rather in a scriptorial operation that could be described as ‘cathartic decrypting.’
    • Perhaps the scribe was suddenly made mindful by a supervisor or a scriptorial policy to adhere more closely to the Latin.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody