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id·e·o·graph

 (ĭd′ē-ə-grăf′)
n.

id′e·o·graph′ic adj.
id′e·o·graph′i·cal·ly adv.

ideographic

(ˌɪdɪəˈɡræfɪk)
adj
(Linguistics) of or relating to ideographs or ideography
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Adj.1.ideographic - of or relating to or consisting of ideograms
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ideographic

[ˌɪdɪəˈgræfɪk] ADJideográfico
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DragonCOM will process Double Byte Character Sets (DBCS) to record the ideographic characters found in Asian languages.
Pen computing makes perfect sense in China where the over 10,000 ideographic characters of the Chinese language make traditional keyboard entry slow and difficult.
With its new multilingual capability, Convectis can understand and categorize documents in any language, including ideographic languages such as Japanese, making it easy to create and maintain international document directories.
Extended UNIX(R) Codes (EUC) provide support for ideographic languages such as Korean, Chinese and Japanese.
With Jacana's introduction, PCC now has a full range of pagers, including ideographic, one-, two- and eight-line alphanumeric, and top and front display numeric.
and Canada the following year and, more recently, adapted to support the ideographic characters used in Japanese and Chinese cultures (which contain more than 60,000 graphically drawn characters, versus 26 letters in English).
Because of the ideographic writing system of the Chinese language, keyboard input is awkward, and is a paramount hurdle for computer usage.
NYSE:AAC) Monday announced that it expects to deliver the first Computer Output to Microfilm (COM) recorder capable of processing Chinese, Korean, Taiwanese, Japanese and other ideographic languages utilizing the popular IBM Advanced Function Presentation (AFP) architecture.
Today, the concept of bearing witness has taken on a powerful, almost ideographic significance.
An Ideographic Approach to Organizational Behavior Research: The Use of Single Case Experimental Designs and Direct Measures.
Since conflict is a fluid category given its multiple causes, and possibilities of its expansion and resolution, an ideographic rather than nomothetic approach will be more suitable for our present purpose.
Atherton, Political Prints in the Age of Hogarth: A Study of the Ideographic Representation of Politics (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1974) 3435; 51-60, Randall Davies, Caricature of Today (London: The Studio Ltd.