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icon

noun
 
/ˈaɪ·kɒn/
a small picture on a computer screen that you choose in order to make the computer do something
(コンピュータ)アイコン
Click on the print icon.
a person or thing that is famous because it represents a particular idea or way of life
(その分野で)注目を集めている人
a fashion icon
Translations of “icon”
in Korean 아이콘, 우상…
in Arabic أَيْقُونة…
in French icône…
in Italian icona, simbolo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電腦符號, 圖示…
in Russian значок (на экране компьютера), идол, кумир…
in Turkish (bilgisayar) simge, imge, (kişi…
in Polish ikona, ikonka, idol…
in Spanish icono…
in Portuguese ícone…
in German die Ikone, die Icons, die Symbole…
in Catalan icona…
in Chinese (Simplified) 计算机符号, 图标…
(Definition of icon from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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