Dictionary definition for: Writing
2. (n) the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect) "the writing in her novels is excellent" "that editorial was a fine piece of writing"
4. (n) letters or symbols written or imprinted on a surface to represent the sounds or words of a language; "he turned the paper over so the writing wouldn''t show" "the doctor''s writing was illegible"
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