Pronunciation: (sten'ō), [key]
—pl. sten•os for 1.
1. a stenographer.
2. the art or practice of a stenographer; stenography.
a combining form meaning “narrow,” “close,” used in the formation of compound words: stenopetalous.
3. stenography. Also,stenog.
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