Definition of orthography noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

orthography

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ɔːˈθɒɡrəfi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɔːrˈθɑːɡrəfi//
 
[uncountable](formal)
 
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the system of spelling in a language the rules of English orthography Word Origin late Middle English: via Old French and Latin from Greek orthographia, from orthos ‘correct’ + -graphia ‘writing’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: orthography