noun[mass noun] Linguistics
The omission of a letter or syllable in writing.
More example sentences
- I want to glorify the art of lipography.
- In all probability, the expression seems to be a case of lipography.
- Erroneous omissions are few and short and can generally be ascribed to lipography.
late 19th century: from Greek lip- (stem of leipein 'to leave (out)') + -o- + -graphy.