Etymology: scrit, scriptumLatin, scriptum (something written), from scribere ("to write").
- (countable) (obsolete) A writing; a written document.
- (printing) type, Type made in imitation of handwriting.
- (countable) An original instrument or document.
- written, Written characters; style of writing.
- (countable) The written document containing the dialogue and action for a drama; the text of a stage play, movie, or other performance. Especially, the final form used for the performance itself.
- (computing) An iterative procedure usually written for a specific operating system, such as a shell script or a batch file, which performs a series of commands in a particular sequence.
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