stenography

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stenography:

see shorthandshorthand,
any brief, rapid system of writing that may be used in transcribing, or recording, the spoken word. Such systems, many having characters based on the letters of the alphabet, were used in ancient times; the shorthand of Tiro, Cicero's amanuensis, was used for
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For the first time it struck him that there was something about his stenographer.
Rather stylish and high-toned for a stenographer, I'd say.
He knew a self-respecting, square-dealing man was not supposed to take his stenographer to luncheon.
He turned, and across the court-room the eyes of the financier and the stenographer met.
Dave countered, looking suspiciously at the stenographer.
The young lady had been Maxwell's stenographer for a year.
Nothing," answered the stenographer, moving away with a little smile.
Tenders are invited for Providing 13 Skilled Data Entry Operators And 8 Skilled Stenographers In In Directorate General Of Training, Ministry Of Skill Development Of Entrepreneurship
He went on to explain that only stenographers can write in real-time and are better equipped to prepare transcripts in some environments.
In his letter, the Auditor-general notes that DITS has agreed with the company to employ stenographers to operate the system until the issue with the tender was resolved, but had to renew the agreement following further delays.
The typewriter and the telegraph revolutionized the office; as women emerged into the workplace as stenographers and typists, the steno pool was born and managers retreated into their own offices.
However, the joyous news had its loopholes leftover for unfortunate stenographers, computer operators and other class-IVs or drivers.