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graphic

, graphical
Geology having or denoting a texture formed by intergrowth of the crystals to resemble writing
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graphic

A visual representation such as a photo, illustration or diagram. A graphic may contain text, but text by itself is not considered a graphic unless it is done in a stylized fashion. In the computer, a graphic is a file such as a JPEG or GIF. See graphic arts and graphics formats.
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Casaubon, "I should like to see all that." She had got nothing from him more graphic about the Lowick cottages than that they were "not bad."
Tom showed such undisguised and open-mouthed interest in his narrations that the old guard rubbed up his memory, and launched out into a graphic history of all the performances of the boys on the roads for the last twenty years.
And I discovered in his speeches that this man of books could be graphic and picturesque.
After scoring over my calmness in this graphic way he nodded wisely.
Still, the sneer at my graphic powers irritated me - for I am considered a good artist - and, therefore, when you handed me the scrap of parchment, I was about to crumple it up and throw it angrily into the fire."
Cramming a lot of information into a single graphic makes it difficult for the reader to understand the message.
The supply managed to catch up with demand in the second half but uncertainties remain because the demand for graphic cards does not show any signs of abating.
If you are a graphic designer, or if you are just fascinated with how graphics works, what can be achieved and the people behind the art, then the news that the first Graphic Design Festival in Cyprus will take place on May 29 in Nicosia should have you inspired.
A graphic novel is a book made up of comics content.
The Advertising and Graphic Design Department at Guilford Technical Community College (N.C.) is presenting its third annual Faculty Art Exhibit on the Jamestown Campus.
Since teachers of students with visual impairments did not enthusiastically endorse the quality of test item adaptations for graphics in both tactile graphic and print graphic formats, students with visual impairments may be at an inherent disadvantage on standardized assessments.