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black letter:

see typetype,
for printing, was invented in China (c.1040), using woodblocks. Related devices, such as seals and stamps for making impressions in clay, had been used in ancient times in Babylon and elsewhere.
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Far away was a pilot boat with a big sail bearing dim black letters, and a little pinkish-yellow light, and it was rolling and pitching, rolling and pitching in a gale, while he could feel no wind at, all.
The Black Letter Outlines introduce law students to basic principles and issues of law in a particular law course, and can serve as a study guide for examinations.
In addition to teaching students the black letter law of Article 9, the text explores the economic and commercial reasons underlying the law, as well as the nomenclature of secured credit and commercial law.
Rather than purely advising clients on black letter law relating to licensing issues, this qualification has given me a fresh perspective in seeing things from my clients' point of view," he said.
In substantive terms, the case law developments have been more consistent with existing black letter principles than evolutions to address sympathetic borrower scenarios.
The fourth annual festival will take place at the Creaky Cauldron museum in Henley Street, reputedly one of the most haunted houses in the country, and is being organised by Black Letter Days, providers of the most authentic supernatural experiences in the UK.
Skillet performs with Hawk Nelson, Decyfer Down and the Black Letter at 6:45 p.
Mirza Ahmad, barrister and chief legal officer for Birmingham City Council, has supported the Black Letter Law campaign to increase the number of ethnic minority lawyers in the profession.
The collection's second section is well headed by Zachary Lesser's "Typographic Nostalgia: Play-Reading, Popularity and The Meanings of Black Letter.
The white-faced Welsh sheep have a black letter "P" on the right and clipped ears.
The comments give the background, rationale, and applicability of black letter provisions, while the reporter's notes document and discuss the sources for the black letter and comments and provide a basis for further research.
It was an important historical moment that neatly describes the rupture from the association of black letter with vernacular literature.