Idiograph
Idiograph Id"i*o*graph ([i^]d"[i^]*[-o]*gr[.a]f), n. [Gr. ? autographic; 'i`dios one's own + gra`fein to write.] A mark or signature peculiar to an individual; a trade-mark. [1913 Webster]

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  • idiograph — ˌgraf, rȧf noun Etymology: Late Greek idiographon autograph, from neuter of Greek idiographos specially written, in the author s handwriting, from idio + graphos (from graphein to write) more at carve : a mark or signature peculiar to an… …   Useful english dictionary

  • idiograph — /id ee euh graf , grahf /, n. a mark or signature characteristic of a particular person, organization, etc.; trademark. Cf. logotype (def. 2). [1615 25; < LGk idiógraphon, n. use of neut. of Gk idiógraphos self written. See IDIO , GRAPH] * * * …   Universalium

  • idiograph — id·io·graph …   English syllables

  • idiograph —   n. trademark.    ♦ idiographic(al), a. pertaining to or dealing with the individual or unique …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Idiographic — Id i*o*graph ic ([i^]d [i^]*[ o]*gr[a^]f [i^]k), Idiographical Id i*o*graph ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to an idiograph. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Idiographical — Idiographic Id i*o*graph ic ([i^]d [i^]*[ o]*gr[a^]f [i^]k), Idiographical Id i*o*graph ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to an idiograph. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • character — n 1. personality, individuality, ego; nature, disposition, temperament, temper, complexion; genius, idiosyncrasy; essential quality, Hinduism, Buddhism. dharma. 2. trait, feature, attribute, characteristic. See characteristic . 3. reputation,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • phonetic — adj 1. spoken, vocalized, vocal, uttered, intonated, pitched; sounded, voiced, said, noised, phonic; sounded out, enunciated, articulated, pronounced. 2. oral, verbal, unwritten, parole; as pronounced, as heard, by ear, said as written. n 3.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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