hol·o·graph (hŏlə-grăf′, hōlə-)
1. A document written wholly in the handwriting of the person whose signature it bears.
2. See hologram.
Variant of holographic.
[From Late Latin holographus, entirely written by the signer, from Greek holographos : holo-, holo- + -graphos, -graph.]
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