ideography

[id-ee-og-ruh-fee, ahy-dee-]
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Origin of ideography

First recorded in 1830–40; ideo- + -graphy
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Related Words for ideography

script, cuneiform, hieroglyphics, ideography, runes, symbology

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British Dictionary definitions for ideography

ideography

noun
  1. the use of ideograms to communicate ideas
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