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noun [uncountable] shorthand pronunciation in British English /ˈʃɔː(r)tˌhænd/

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  1. 1
    a quick way of writing that uses symbols to represent letters, words, or phrases, used especially when you write what someone is saying as they are talking

    Will they teach you to take shorthand (=write using shorthand)?

  2. 2
    a shorter or quicker way of saying something
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… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally

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