from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Printing A single piece of type bearing two or more usually separate elements.
- n. A logo.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A symbol or emblem that acts as a trademark or a means of identification of an institution or other entity, usually referred to as a logo.
- n. A single type combining two or more letters; a ligature.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A single type, containing two or more letters; ; -- called also ligature.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A type on which are cast the letters of a word or syllable; a single type used in place of several types. See logography, 1.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a company emblem or device
A logotype is a graphical trademark that uses type as its primary or only element.
The logotype is a modern, playful typeface which is to solve the geometric containment of the logo.
This is called a "logotype," and it can be very effective.
The new branding package includes a new simpler logotype, revealed by ever changing images.
Another string of commands resulted in the native Andorian glyphs and other graphics to be replaced with a Starfleet standard primary-interface menu bearing a logotype that read LCARS—Library Computer Access and Retrieval System—along with the platform on which the software was operating: U.S.S.
As a church logo usually has two or more symbolic elements in it as well as the logotype and slogan, the design would definitely have many things going on in it.
They kept their name down in a very small logotype at the bottom of the ad.
Perhaps that is why it pisses so many people off: The fact that every time they see the visual queue of the written word and the logotype, their brains still make the same imaginary sound: sci-fi.
The UK official site is open too, though at the moment all it contains is a logotype, as above, and a registration box.
Google has made a tradition of tweaking its logotype in honor of holidays, special events, and celebrations.