/ 5mAnjUskrIpt; `mAnjE9skrIpt/ n (abbr 缩写 MS)
thing written by hand, not typed or printed 手稿: [attrib 作定语] a manuscript copy of a typed letter 一份打字信的手稿.
author's work when written or typed (ie not yet a printed book) (作家手写或打字的)原稿, 草稿(即尚未印刷成书者): submit a manuscript toan editor 把原稿交给编辑.
(idm 习语) in `manuscriptnot yet printed 未付印的: Her poems are still in manuscript.她的诗尚未付印.