snelskrif, noun

Origin:
AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, snel rapid + skrif writing, script.
A system of shorthand for the Afrikaans language. Also attributive.
1949 Cape Argus 16 Apr. 11 (advt)Take a rapid course..in book-keeping, Afrikaans, snelskrif, shorthand, [etc.].
1952 Cape Times 2 Aug. 9Typists who qualify for shorthand and snelskrif tests.
1971 Radio South Africa 23 Oct.Preference will be given to ladies with snelskrif and/or shorthand.
1972 Grocott’s Mail 1 Sept. 2Bilingualism, shorthand, snelskrif, typing..are all essential.
1988 Cape Times 3 Nov. 3Papers written yesterday were needlework, metalwork, snelskrif and woodwork.
A system of shorthand for the Afrikaans language. Also attributive.

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