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noun [countable] icon pronunciation in British English /ˈaɪkɒn/
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  1. 1
    computing a small picture on a computer screen that you choose by pressing a button with the mouse in order to open a particular program
    Open the document you want to print and click on the printer icon.
  2. 2
    someone who is very famous and who people think represents a particular idea
    one of the best-known pop icons of the 1980s

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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