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Oxford dictionary definition of the word uncial:
1of or written in a majuscule script with rounded unjoined letters which is found in European manuscripts of the 4th-8th centuries and from which modern capital letters are derived.
2 rare relating to an inch or an ounce.
an uncial letter or script.
a manuscript in uncial script.
mid 17th century: from Latin uncialis, from uncia ‘inch’. uncial (sense 1 of the adjective) is in the late Latin sense of unciales litterae ‘uncial letters’, the original application of which is unclear