[ id-ee-og-ruh-fee, ahy-dee- ]
/ ˌɪd iˈɒg rə fi, ˌaɪ di- /
the use of ideograms.
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Ideography, ī-de-og′ra-fi, n. the representation of things by pictures, and not by sound-symbols or letters.
Here also the Chinese ideography has its advantage, in even a simple line, for example, "The sun rises in the east."Instigations|Ezra Pound
British Dictionary definitions for ideography
/ (ˌɪdɪˈɒɡrəfɪ) /
the use of ideograms to communicate ideas
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