Definition of “hieroglyphics” - English Dictionary


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hieroglyphicsplural noun

us /ˌhɑɪ·ər·əˈɡlɪf·ɪks, ˌhɑɪ·rə-/

pictures or symbols that represent words, used in the writing system of ancient Egypt

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