printed symbol

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Noun1.printed symbol - a written or printed symbolprinted symbol - a written or printed symbol    
symbol - an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
mark - a written or printed symbol (as for punctuation); "his answer was just a punctuation mark"
grapheme, graphic symbol, character - a written symbol that is used to represent speech; "the Greek alphabet has 24 characters"
phonogram - any written symbol standing for a sound or syllable or morpheme or word
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The method is quick and easy, because in both instances, the student begins the process with the last printed symbol and is immediately able to identify both the major and minor possibilities for key center.
Rick Rutkowski, Microvision's President and CEO states, "The idea that a printed symbol can be scanned to link information in printed media to the Internet is potentially the 'killer application' for mobile devices.
Reading is more than merely moving the eye's across a page of printed symbols.
That's what my surgeon knows about how we see the soul - and it is enough: that lit ballet of images leaping among printed symbols.
The device scans the tape and, following a set of precise instructions, makes appropriate changes in the printed symbols.