Meaning of ideogram

id•e•o•gram

Pronunciation: (id'ē-u-gram", ī'dē-), [key]
— n.
  1. a written symbol that represents an idea or object directly rather than a particular word or speech sound, as a Chinese character.
  2. a written symbol, as 7, =, logogram.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also: