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Example sentences for hieroglyphics

They are learning to decipher the hieroglyphics of their ancestors -- a vast legacy left on stone, bark paper, and ceramic.
Egyptians included in their hieroglyphics a symbol for the electric catfish of the Nile.
He did not go to college, but learned Egyptian hieroglyphics and five languages as a teenager.
The mantel is topped by a triangular slab decorated with hieroglyphics, a scarab, winged figures.
He went down a narrow staircase to an underground tomb, where hieroglyphics covered the walls.
And unlike the picture symbols of ancient hieroglyphics, they do not usually resemble objects either.

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