Definitions for imager

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

im•ageˈɪm ɪdʒ(n.; v.)-aged, -ag•ing.

  1. (n.)a physical likeness or representation of a person, animal, or thing, photographed, painted, sculptured, or otherwise made visible.

  2. an optical counterpart or appearance of an object, as is produced by reflection from a mirror, refraction by a lens, or the passage of luminous rays through a small aperture.

    Category: Optics

  3. a mental representation; idea; conception.

  4. Psychol. a mental representation of something previously perceived, in the absence of the original stimulus.

    Category: Psychology

  5. form; appearance; semblance:

    created in God's image.

  6. counterpart; copy:

    That child is the image of his mother.

  7. a symbol; emblem.

    Category: Philosphy

  8. a general or public perception, as of a company, esp. when achieved by calculation aimed at creating goodwill.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  9. type; embodiment:

    the image of frustration.

  10. a description of something in speech or writing.

    Category: Rhetoric

  11. a figure of speech, esp. a metaphor or a simile.

    Category: Rhetoric

  12. an idol or representation of a deity:

    They knelt down before graven images.

  13. Math. the point or set of points in the range corresponding to a designated point in the domain of a given function.

    Category: Math

  14. (v.t.)to picture in the mind; imagine.

  15. to make an image of.

  16. to project (an image) on a surface.

    Category: Photography

  17. to reflect the likeness of; mirror.

  18. to describe in speech or writing.

  19. to symbolize; typify.

Origin of image:

1175–1225; ME < OF image, imagene < L imāgō a copy, likeness

im′ag•er(n.)

Wiktionary

  1. imager(Noun)

    One who images or forms likenesses; a sculptor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Imager(noun)

    one who images or forms likenesses; a sculptor

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