logogram

logogram [lôg′əgraf΄, lôg′əgraf΄lôg′ō gram΄, lôg′əgram΄]
n.
[ LOGO- + -GRAM]
a letter, character, or symbol used to represent an entire word (Ex.: $ for dollar): also logograph [lôg′əgraf΄, lôg′əgraf΄]
logogrammatic [lôg′əgrə mat′ik, lôg′əgrə mat′ik]
adj.

English World dictionary. . 2014.


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