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Definition of Orthography


  1. The art or practice of writing words with the proper letters, according to standard usage; conventionally correct spelling; also, mode of spelling; as, his orthography is vicious.
  2. The part of grammar which treats of the letters, and of the art of spelling words correctly.
  3. A drawing in correct projection, especially an elevation or a vertical section.

Orthography Translations

orthography in Dutch is orthografie, spelling, schrijfwijze
orthography in French is orthographie, orthographe
orthography in German is Rechtschreibung, Orthographie