Pasigraphy
Pasigraphy Pa*sig"ra*phy, n. [Gr. ? for all (dat. pl. of ? all) + -graphy.] A system of universal writing, or a manner of writing that may be understood and used by all nations. --Good. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pasigraphy — A Pasigraphy is a writing system where each written symbol represents a concept rather than a word or sound or series of sounds in a spoken language. The aim (as with ordinary numerals 1, 2, 3, etc.) is to be intelligible to persons of all… …   Wikipedia

  • pasigraphy — noun A writing system where concepts are written instead of words. The system is not phonetic and uses ideograms, such as mathematical symbols. It is intended to be universally understood …   Wiktionary

  • pasigraphy — n. Universal language …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • pasigraphy — pa·sig·ra·phy …   English syllables

  • pasigraphy —   n. universal written language, especially using symbols for ideas rather than words.    ♦ pasigraphic(al), a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Pasigraphy — noun an artificial international language using characters (as mathematical symbols) instead of words to express ideas • Hypernyms: ↑artificial language …   Useful english dictionary

  • universal language — Pasigraphy, pasilaly …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Language — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Language >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 language language Sgm: N 1 phraseology phraseology &c. 569 Sgm: N 1 speech speech &c. 582 Sgm: N 1 tongue tongue lingo vernacular Sgm …   English dictionary for students

  • Pasigraphic — Pas i*graph ic, Pasigraphical Pas i*graph ic*ala. Of or pertaining to pasigraphy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pasigraphical — Pasigraphic Pas i*graph ic, Pasigraphical Pas i*graph ic*ala. Of or pertaining to pasigraphy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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