• Rubric Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A titlepage, or part of it, especially that giving the date and place of printing; also, the initial letters, etc., when printed in red.
  2. (n.) Hence, that which is established or settled, as by authority; a thing definitely settled or fixed.
  3. (n.) That part of any work in the early manuscripts and typography which was colored red, to distinguish it from other portions.
  4. (n.) The title of a statute; -- so called as being anciently written in red letters.
  5. (n.) The directions and rules for the conduct of service, formerly written or printed in red; hence, also, an ecclesiastical or episcopal injunction; -- usually in the plural.
  6. (a.) Alt. of Rubrical
  7. (v. t.) To adorn ith red; to redden; to rubricate.

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• Rubrician Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Alt. of Rubricist

• Rubricist Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One skilled in, or tenaciously adhering to, the rubric or rubrics.