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English definition of “hieroglyphics”

hieroglyphics

noun [plural]
 
 
/ˌhaɪərəʊˈɡlɪfɪks/
a system of writing that uses pictures instead of words, especially used in ancient EgyptLettering and alphabetsLetters of alphabets
(Definition of hieroglyphics from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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