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sir isaac pitman


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Noun sir isaac pitman has 1 sense
  1. Pitman, Sir Isaac Pitman - English educator who invented a system of phonetic shorthand (1813-1897)
    --1 is a kind of educator, pedagogue

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Sir Isaac Pitman


Sir Isaac Pitman was a British educator, inventor, and philanthropist who is best known for developing a widely used system of shorthand writing called Pitman shorthand. He made significant contributions to the field of education and played a crucial role in improving written communication.

Sample Sentences:

  • Sir Isaac Pitman's shorthand system revolutionized the way people take notes and transcribe speeches.
  • Students studying secretarial skills often learn Sir Isaac Pitman's shorthand to improve their productivity.
  • The works of Sir Isaac Pitman have greatly benefited the fields of stenography and transcription.
  • Many professionals, such as court reporters and journalists, employ Sir Isaac Pitman's shorthand techniques to swiftly capture spoken words.

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