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[id -ee-uh -gram, ahy -dee-]

Definition #1 for "ideogram"

a graphic character that indicates the meaning of a thing without indicating the sounds used to say it


Definition #2 for "ideogram"

A symbol which represents the idea of something without indicating the sequence of sounds used to pronounce it. Examples include numerals, many Chinese characters, traffic signs, or graphic symbols such as & and @.


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