logogram

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noun logo·gram \ˈlȯ-gə-ˌgram, ˈlä-\

Definition of logogram

  1. :  a letter, symbol, or sign used to represent an entire word <the ampersand and dollar sign are logograms>

logogrammatic

play \ˌlȯ-gə-grə-ˈma-tik, ˌlä-\ adjective

1840

First Known Use of logogram

1840


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