Definition of Round hand

1. Noun. A clearly written style of longhand with large round curves.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Round Hand

round bone
round bracket
round brackets
round bur
round cell sarcoma
round character
round characters
round clam
round dance
round dancing
round down
round eminence
round fasciculus
round file
round foramen
round hand (current term)
round heart
round heart disease
round kumquat
round ligament
round ligament of elbow joint
round ligament of femur
round ligament of liver
round ligament of the uterus
round lot
round number
round numbers
round of applause
round of applauses

Literary usage of Round hand

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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1911)
"Indeed the round hand was being rapidly displaced by the more convenient pointed ... How late, however, the more calligraphic round hand could be continued ..."

2. The Talisman: A Tale of the Crusaders by Walter Scott (1878)
"SMALL round hand. a%. WORDS OF FOUR, FIVE, OR Six LETTERS, for Practice in forming ... SMALL round hand. 4. SENTENCES, mostly composed of Short Words. ..."

3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"As in Ireland so here we have to follow the course of tho round hand as distinct from the pointed character. The earliest and most beautiful MS. of the ..."

4. Hakluytus Posthumus: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and by Samuel Purchas (1905)
"At the East end of this lesser round Hand, there are two little Hands very neere it, and a mile to the Eastward of them lieth a long Rocke like the Hull of ..."

5. Hakluytus posthumus: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and by Samuel Purchas (1905)
"At the East end of this lesser round Hand, there are two little Hands very neere it, and a mile to the Eastward of them lieth a long Rocke like the Hull of ..."

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