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Blissymbolics

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ability,capability,capacity,potential
ability,capability,capacity,potential

(dot + evaluation: evaluation beforehand of one’s potential to do something) - Character (sequenced)

abortion (induced)
abortion (induced)

(to cause + miscarriage,abortion_(spontaneous))

about,concerning,in relation to,of,on
about,concerning,in relation to,of,on

(relation [half-sized], pointing forward: used to mean on when the symbol refers to time, e.g. on Wednesday) - Character

absorbent material,sponge
absorbent material,sponge

(material + into)

celibacy,chastity,abstinence
celibacy,chastity,abstinence

(to decide + without + sexual intercourse)

abuse,assault,violence
abuse,assault,violence

(force + intensity)

accessory
accessory

(thing + plus + clothing: something added to one's clothing)

accident,chance event
accident,chance event

(event + without + to expect: unexpected event)

account
account

(paper [modified] + container: written (financial) record of something held) - Character (superimposed)

ache
ache

(pain + to continue: pain that goes on and on)

acne
acne

(many + pimple)

across
across

(a vertical line with two horizontal lines [half sized] across it: CKB says this is a small road crossing a main road) - Character

action,act,deed
action,act,deed

(symbol suggests the shape of a volcano cone, which CKB says represents "one of the primeval actions of our earth". The Action [full-sized], is used primarily as the source of activity - action [half-sized]) - Character

activity,male gender (in combinations)
activity,male gender (in combinations)

(action [half-sized]) (Also used as part of other characters to indicate male gender) - Character

active,actively
active,actively

(activity + description indicator)

Adar
Adar

(month + megillah: month of Purim (Hebrew))

add,gain-(to)
add,gain-(to)

(addition + action indicator)

addition,gain
addition,gain

(based upon the international mathematical symbol) - Character

adolescence
adolescence

(limited time + adolescent)

adult,grownup
adult,grownup

(flower + big: CKB suggests that an adult is a person reaching "full flower") - Character (superimposed)

adult,mature
adult,mature

(adult + description indicator)

advance,go-(to)
advance,go-(to)

(forward + action indicator) See also: go,depart,leave-(to) 14449, and walk,go-(to) 18031

advertisement
advertisement

(page + attention: paper that attracts one's attention)

advice,counsel,recommendation
advice,counsel,recommendation

(suggestion + to help)

advise,counsel,recommend-(to)
advise,counsel,recommend-(to)

(advice + action indicator)