allograph


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a variant form of a grapheme, as 'm' or 'M' or a handwritten version of that grapheme

a signature written by one person for another

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Any undergraduate using it must be prepared to meet without compromise not only technical terms more or less self-explanatory (spelling pronunciation, purism, generalization, and specialization of meaning) but also standard terms of linguistics, to comprehend the difference between graph, grapheme, and allograph (with graphology in the same chapter to puzzle him), to pick up what a lexeme is, what a sememe (neither is in the Index of Topics) and what a phonaestheme.
Jim Warren, Editor, Transplant News:: I assume you were alerted by the University of Maryland once it was determined you had a suitable donor for the patient they had in need of a vascular composite allograph. Give me a brief overview of when you got the call and what happened from that time forward.
This includes derivatives such as chinesery, whose allograph chinoiserie recalls its French origin.
of Hongkong, 2001), #3966, which proposes to read it as an allograph of zi [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], seem incorrect.
Another two popular devices for designating vowel length used by the scribe are the doubling of a vocalic allograph, as in saand 'messenger' (OE sand) or faand 'to test' (OE fandian), and the use of the weak word-final <e> with the reference to the preceding open syllable nucleus (Mosse 1952 [1991]: 12).
We may profitably compare Bronze Inscriptions (BI) graphs such as<[??]>; Chen Zhang hu [??] or <[??]> Zihezi fu [??]] to <[??]> Qiang pan <[??]>, for instance, noting for these stages the new prominence of the allograph featuring <[??]> It is puzzling, then, that the relation of <[??]> to <[??]> has largely gone unrecognized.
If the [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] was an allograph of [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], then perhaps here the reading Ahua might be preferred; see PNA 1/I, A, 68-69.
Shaughnessy does not comment on the discrepancy between jih in the MS and jii in the received version, and we cannot make a judgment as to which is "correct" based on other occurrences in the text, as there is one case each of [CHINESE CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] and [CHINESE CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] it is not impossible that [CHINESE CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]jii < kjij < *kjij was an allograph for [CHINESE CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]jih < kjijH < < *kjits
It is taken here by the GD manuscripts editors as an allograph for [CHINESE TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], standing for the word cheau < *[k.sup.hr] w 'cunning, guile; crafty', chiefly, perhaps entirely, because the corresponding character in all other known versions of the Laotzyy is [CHINESE TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII].
(50) Most distinctive elements of his hand are his two allographs for e, one open and one closed, and his single stroke t with a shaft that does not go through the headstroke but only comes out of the right side.
In addition, Gift of Life said that 1,235 musculoskeletal donors provided life-enhancing bone allographs for orthopedic surgeries, skin for burn patients, and heart valves to repair defects and 2,500 corneal donors to restore sight.
Sensitive materials include mammalian tissues (allographs), polymers used in advanced wound closure or tissue bonding systems and other materials that show unacceptable degradation when exposed to radiation at room temperatures.
(6) Original spelling is maintained in the examples, except for some majuscules and <-u-/v-> contextual allographs, contractions and abbreviations are also expanded.
A pioneer in performing pulmonary allographs in the 1960s introduces this text as a comprehensive guide to developments in clinical applications involving donated tissues or cells (including stem cells).