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pic·to·graph

 (pĭk′tə-grăf′)
n.
1. A picture representing a word, phrase, or idea, especially one used in early writing systems.
2. A pictorial representation of numerical data or relationships, especially a graph, but having each value represented by a proportional number of pictures. In both senses also called pictogram.

[Latin pictus, past participle of pingere, to paint; see peig- in Indo-European roots + -graph.]

pic′to·graph′ic adj.
pic′to·graph′i·cal·ly adv.
pic·tog′ra·phy (pĭk-tŏg′rə-fē) n.
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Adj.1.pictographic - consisting of or characterized by the use of pictographs; "a pictographic script"; "pictographic stage in the development of writing"

pictographic

adjective
Of or relating to representation by drawings or pictures: