Cursive writing; a cursive style of type.
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Origin of cursive
- French (écriture) cursive cursive (handwriting) from Medieval Latin (scrīpta) cursīva from Latin cursus past participle of currere to run kers- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle French cursif, from Medieval Latin cursivus, from Latin cursum.