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ideogram

A graphics representation of the G banding pattern of a CHROMOSOME.
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Thus the wise ruler is given to self examination and Xi exhorts as much from his acolytes, in this quotation from the Three Ideogram Classic:
However, a media ideogram for each of the species studies with each chromosome individualized in the genome has yet been achieved or displayed.
Pound's unique use of Chinese ideograms and Egyptian hieroglyphs as stilled visual images in Cantos can be seen as his great contribution to the practice of the dimension of stillness.
It uses a rich grammar, and very complicated ideograms, which can be counted in thousands.
Asemic text is not the same as the untranslated Minoan Linear A, which surely did have meaning to its contemporaries, nor is it the same as non-Latin characters and ideograms, which to uneducated eyes are purely graphical and "foreign." Thus Arabic and Ge'ez (Ethiopic) scripts, and Chinese, Mayan, and other writing systems might be seen as unrevealed abstractions (although language translation apps like Word Lens will change this)--even mysterious, when in fact they might express the intellectual equivalent of Facebook updates (the hieroglyphs on the obelisk in Central Park obsequiously pipe, "The Youth / Beautiful for Love").
Each is populated with a variety of marks, pictograms, ideograms or recognisable images that allude to the particularities of individual places but which (apart from the real images) can be transplanted from, for example, Canada to the Monaro (near Canberra in southern Australia) or China to Canada.
Diagrams offer a very different model of poetic form than ideograms or pictograms, let alone conventional approaches to the understanding of metrics, line, rhyme, and such.
Before long, however, Zao's ideograms began simultaneously to dissolve into abstraction and to assume dimensionality and monumentality.
He's only the Designer's Assistant, so he gets no ideograms. But as the maestro throws a plaid-lined Burberry over his shoulder and goes off to his limousine, Assistant glances back at Boy across the frame, ever so briefly.
The volume is divided into five sections: Aide-Memoire, Ideograms, Narrations, Hymns and Polygonics.
We can see from his translations of Chinese poems and from some of his Cantos that classical Chinese poetry has inspired Pound through its juxtaposition of images and through the images he deciphers from the ideograms. Among these, what intrigues Pound most are the ideogrammic images, since he believes ideograms present things in visual imagery.
Chinese characters are ideograms containing one meaning for each character.