logogrammatically


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log·o·gram

 (lô′gə-grăm′, lŏg′ə-)
n.
A written symbol representing an entire spoken word without expressing its pronunciation; for example, for 4 read "four" in English, "quattro" in Italian. Also called ideogram, logograph.

log′o·gram·mat′ic (-grə-măt′ĭk) adj.
log′o·gram·mat′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.logogrammatically - by means of logograms; "Chinese is written logogrammatically"
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