lipography [li-pog-ruh-fee, lahy-] Word Origin noun
- unintentional omission in writing, as of a specific letter or syllable.
Origin of lipography First recorded in 1885–90; lipo-2 + -graphy Related formslip·o·graph·ic [lip-uh-graf-ik, lahy-puh-] /ˌlɪp əˈgræf ɪk, ˌlaɪ pə-/, adjective British Dictionary definitions for lipography lipography noun
- the accidental omission of words or letters in writing
Word Origin for lipography C19: from Greek lip-, stem of leipein to omit + -graphy