Meaning of “the written word” in the English Dictionary

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"the written word" in British English

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the written wordnoun [ S ]

uk /ˌrɪt.ən ˈwɜːd/ us /ˌrɪt̬.ən ˈwɝːd/ formal

language in written form:

the communicative power of the written word

(Definition of “the written word” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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