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English definition of “monogram”

monogram

noun [C]     /ˈmɒn.ə.ɡræm/ US  /ˈmɑː.nə-/
a symbol , usually formed from the first letters of a person's names joined together, that is sewn or printed on clothes or other possessions: handkerchiefs / towels with his monogram in the corner Signs, signals and symbolsSpecific signs and symbols monogrammed     /-ɡræmd/ adjective monogrammed envelopes Signs, signals and symbolsSpecific signs and symbols
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