The definition of a pictograph is a symbol or image that represents an idea.(noun)
See pictograph in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < L pictus (see picture) + -graph
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noun In all senses also called pictogram.
Origin: Latin pictus
Origin: , past participle of pingere, to paint; see peig- in Indo-European roots
Origin: + -graph.
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