ideograph

[ id-ee-uh-graf, -grahf, ahy-dee- ]
/ ˈɪd i əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf, ˈaɪ di- /

noun

an ideogram.

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Origin of ideograph

First recorded in 1825–35; ideo- + -graph

OTHER WORDS FROM ideograph

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH ideograph

ideograph idiograph
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