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ideogram

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Linguistics
ideogramid‧e‧o‧gram /ˈɪdiəɡræm/ (also ideograph /-ɡrɑːf $ -ɡræf/) noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 SLa written sign, for example in Chinese, that represents an idea or thing rather than the sound of a wordhieroglyphics
Examples from the Corpus
ideogramGorphal picked up the parchment and raised one eyebrow slightly when he saw the familiar ideograms of the Golden Empire.
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