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orthography
American English: /ɔrˈθɑɡrəfi/
British English: /ɔːˈθɒɡrəfi/

Translation of orthography in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • In the case of Cquila there is a distinct suggestion of the orthographies of Southern Bantu languages like Zulu.
    • At least in some orthographies, semantics play a larger role in single-word naming than previously thought.
    • Those orthographies made it possible to write Chinese phonetically and to write spoken Japanese terms that had no equivalent Chinese characters.

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