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graph·ol·o·gy

(graf-ol'ŏ-jē),
The study of handwriting as an indication of temperament, character, or personality.
[grapho- + G. logos, study]

graphology

(gră-fŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of handwriting, especially when employed as a means of analyzing character.

graph′o·log′i·cal (grăf′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
gra·phol′o·gist n.

graphology

(grăf-ŏl′ō-jē) [″ + logos, word, reason]
The examination of handwriting, used to diagnose or analyze personality.
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If you've always wanted to learn handwriting analysis, here's your chance to learn everything about the basics!
He, along with others such as Max Pulver, Robert Heiss, Rudolph Pophal, Rhoda Wieser, and the Mueeler-Enskat team, transformed handwriting analysis into today's "scientific" form.
Graphology, or handwriting analysis, is the study of handwriting shapes and pattern to determine the personality and behavior of the writer.
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Over a year after 11 members of a family were found dead at their home in a case of suspected mass suicide in North Delhi's Burari area, a handwriting analysis of the notes detailing the pact has shown that they were written by those who died.
Due to these denials, handwriting analysis was obtained, which confirmed that Mrs Ford had not written the pension mandate form, the change of address form or the cheques, and to a strong standard that the handwriting on the cheques was that of the defendant.
The police charge sheet said that during the investigation, the handwriting analysis proved that the accused had tried to deliberately disguise the investigating agency by concealing the nature and the flow of handwriting.
She also combines her handwriting analysis with her training as a counsellor and has also been called upon for conflict resolution and couples counselling.
A handwriting analysis examines the characteristics of the words, the slant of the letters and how close the letters are to determine the author's personality.
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