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graphology

the study of handwriting and its associations with character types. There is some evidence that certain writing styles are associated with certain character traits. For this reason graphology is sometimes used as a quasi-PSYCHOLOGICAL TEST in RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION.
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yet according to my friend loveday, I'm naturally better than most graphologists.
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Graphology is used as an aid to draw a behavioral profile and gain insight into mental and emotional states of the writer," said marital and family counselor and graphologist Dr.
Not only has Grivas' handwriting been identified by a graphologist and a number of captured terrorists, but the diaries contain such a complete and detailed account of the build-up of EOKA that no one but Grivas--whom Athens has identified as Dighenis--could have written them.
A sample of his handwriting has been examined by graphologist Diane Simpson, of Chester, who analysed the original hoax letters.
It doesn't take a graphologist to note the confusion and disorientation there.
The samples were taken to a graphologist, or handwriting analyst, rather than to a Certified Questioned Documents Examiner (CQDE), to determine whether any of the suspect samples matched the handwriting in the letters.
I underwent such analysis many years ago, when my then girlfriend, unbeknown to me, took a page of my scribble to a graphologist (as such people are grandly titled) for scrutiny.
Britain's leading graphologist Elaine Quigley said Moore's distinctive writing revealed he was 'talking rubbish' when he claimed he was innocent.
Monika Zorner is a licensed graphologist and a member of the Swiss Graphologists Association.
The spontaneous sketches were given to a graphologist for the purpose of handwriting-analysis.