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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 or·thog·ra·phy /ɔrˈθɑgrəfi/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Or·thog·ra·phy n.
 1. The art or practice of writing words with the proper letters, according to standard usage; conventionally correct spelling; also, mode of spelling; as, his orthography is vicious.
    When spelling no longer follows the pronunciation, but is hardened into orthography.   --Earle.
 2. The part of grammar which treats of the letters, and of the art of spelling words correctly.
 3. A drawing in correct projection, especially an elevation or a vertical section.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a method of representing the sounds of a language by written
          or printed symbols [syn: writing system]