HyperDic: written_material

English > 1 sense of the expression written material:
NOUNcommunicationwritten material, writing, piece of writingthe work of a writer
English > written material: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningThe work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect).
Synonymswriting, piece of writing
InstancesAyurveda(Sanskrit) an ancient medical treatise summarizing the Hindu art of healing and prolonging life
Partsepilogue, epilogA short / short passage added at the end of a literary work
Narroweradaptation, versionA written work (as a novel) that has been recast in a new form
autographSomething written by one's own hand
bowdlerization, bowdlerisationwritten material that has been bowdlerized
criticism, literary criticismA written evaluation of a work of literature
cryptogram, cryptograph, secret writingA piece of writing in code or cipher
diary, journalA daily written record of (usually personal) experiences and observations
dithyrambA wildly enthusiastic speech / speech or piece of writing
document, written document, paperswriting that provides information (especially information of an official nature)
dramatic composition, dramatic workA play for performance on the stage or television or in a movie etc.
editing, redactionputting something (as a literary work or a legislative bill) into acceptable form
essayAn analytic or interpretive literary composition
inscription, letteringletters inscribed (especially words engraved or carved) on something
literary composition, literary workimaginative or creative writing
literaturecreative writing of recognized / recognized artistic value
literaturepublished writings in a particular style on a particular subject / subject / subject
manuscript, msThe form of a literary work submitted for publication
matterwritten works (especially in books or magazines)
paragraphOne of several distinct subdivisions of a text intended to separate ideas
plagiarismA piece of writing that has been copied from someone else and is presented as being your own work
rewrite, revision, rescriptSomething that has been written again
sacred text, sacred writing, religious writing, religious textwriting that is venerated for the worship of a deity
screedA long piece of writing
section, subdivisionA self-contained part of a larger / larger composition / composition (written or musical)
title(usually plural) written material introduced into a movie or TV show to give credits or represent dialogue or explain an action
transcriptSomething that has been transcribed
treatiseA formal exposition
Broaderwritten communication, written language, black and whiteCommunication by means of written symbols (either printed or handwritten)
Spanishescrito, escritura
Catalanescriptura, escrit

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