- Pitman shorthand is a system of shorthand for the English language developed by Englishman Sir Isaac Pitman (1813–1897), who first presented it in 1837.
- A dictionary, also referred to as a lexicon, wordbook, or vocabulary, is a collection of words in one or more specific languages, often listed alphabetically, with usage information, definitions, etymologies, phonetics, pronunciations, and other information;Webster’s New World College Dictionary
- A book that lists the words of a language in alphabetical order and gives their meaning, or that gives the equivalent words in a different language
- A reference book on any subject, the items of which are arranged in alphabetical order
- a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words with information about them
- An associative array (also associative container, map, mapping, dictionary, finite map, and in query-processing an index or index file) is an abstract data type composed of a collection of unique keys and a collection of values, where each key is associated with one value (or set of values).
pitman shorthand dictionary – Shorthand Pocket
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Pitman’s shorthand proficiency award badge (c.1922)
The badge is made from die-stamped brass with three enamels (red, white & blue) and a gilt finish. There is a pin clasp on the reverse and a maker’s name – Thomas Fattorini/Birmingham Ltd (both lines curved and letters ‘td’ underscored).
LV Speedy 30
I thought I still have my Pitman shorthand dictionary around. Unfortunately, not so some online search and raking my brain for whatever I could remember from college, here’s the birthday message in shorthand.
pitman shorthand dictionary
Shorthand is a valuable asset to everyone in private or business life and Pitman 2000 is a system designed for easy learning, with a speed potential to meet the demands of a modern fast-moving world. Highly practical and packed with review exercises allowing learners to assess their rate of progress, this guide explains all the rules and phrasing principles in clear, easy-to-follow terms. All the points made are illustrated with shorthand examples and with sentence exercises for reading, copying, and writing. Each of the main sections contains a new set of sounds and rules, short forms, phrases, and exercises, including audio exercises on an accompanying CD, and review exercises provide an opportunity to consolidate material already covered.