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English definition of “ideogram”

ideogram

noun [C]     /ˈɪd.i.ə.ɡræm/ (also ideograph)
a written sign or symbol that represents an idea or object , used in some writing systems such as Chinese Signs, signals and symbolsSpecific signs and symbolsLettering and alphabetsLetters of alphabets
(Definition of ideogram noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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