Definition of logotype in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈlôɡətīp/


1A single piece of type that prints a word or group of separate letters.
1.1A single piece of type that prints a logo or emblem.
1.2A logo.
Example sentences
  • Gurus like Wally Olins preached the value of making your strategy visible through symbols, logotypes, colors and typefaces.
  • An embossed logotype of the manufacturer is glued to each module.
  • She had already been revamped several times since her birth as a logotype in 1914.


Early 19th century: from Greek logos 'word' + type.

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Syllabification: lo·go·type

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