Definitions for Visualization

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. visual image, visualization, visualisation(noun)

    a mental image that is similar to a visual perception

Wiktionary

  1. visualization(Noun)

    The act of visualizing, or something visualized.

  2. visualization(Noun)

    The visual representation of data.

Freebase

  1. Visualization

    Visualization is any technique for creating images, diagrams, or animations to communicate a message. Visualization through visual imagery has been an effective way to communicate both abstract and concrete ideas since the dawn of man. Examples from history include cave paintings, Egyptian hieroglyphs, Greek geometry, and Leonardo da Vinci's revolutionary methods of technical drawing for engineering and scientific purposes. Visualization today has ever-expanding applications in science, education, engineering, interactive multimedia, medicine, etc. Typical of a visualization application is the field of computer graphics. The invention of computer graphics may be the most important development in visualization since the invention of central perspective in the Renaissance period. The development of animation also helped advance visualization.

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