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manuscript
American English: /ˈmænjəˌskrɪpt/
British English: /ˈmanjʊskrɪpt/

Translation of manuscript in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 (unpublished text)
    Example sentences
    • We are attracting more manuscripts and publishing more articles than ever before.
    • All authors were responsible for revising the manuscript and for final approval of the paper.
    • Informed consent for this purpose requires that the patient should be shown the manuscript to be published.
    1.2 (handwritten book)
    Example sentences
    • The books and manuscripts were written on vellum, a preparation of calf, goat and sheep skins.
    • Priceless books and manuscripts will receive special protection as the restoration of a library gets underway.
    • An entire manuscript of Urdu written in Roman is a precious treasure of the Lahore Museum.

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