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pictogram

[pik-tuh-gram]
noun
  1. pictograph.
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Origin of pictogram

1960–65; < Latin pict(us) painted (see picture) + -o- + -gram1
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British Dictionary definitions for pictogram

pictogram

noun
  1. another word for pictograph
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Word Origin and History for pictogram

n.

1910, from stem of Latin pictus "painted," past participle of pingere "to paint" (see paint (v.)) + -gram.

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