EN: Uncial

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A calligraphic typestyle that combines attributes of upper and lowercase letters, using large, rounded letterforms. Derived from uncus, which in Latin means crooked. The half-uncial is another related typestyle; used especially in Greek and Latin manuscripts of the 4th to 8th centuries A.D., made with somewhat rounded separated capitals, but having cursive forms for some letters
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