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noun     writing pronunciation in American English
/ˈraɪtɪŋ/
  1. 1
    [uncountable] things such as a books, poems, and newspaper articles

    historical writing that brings the past to life

    writing on/about:

    There’s a lot of interesting writing on the subject.

    1. a.
      used about words written or printed on something

      All the writing on the package was in German.

    2. b.
      used about the individual way that a particular person writes

      I’d recognize her writing anywhere.

  2. 3

    writings

    [plural] all the books, etc. that someone has written

    Wordsworth’s writings

 
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