What does figural mean?

Definitions for figural
ˈfɪg yər əlfig·u·ral

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. figural, figurativeadjective

    consisting of or forming human or animal figures

    "a figural design"; "the figurative art of the humanistic tradition"- Herbert Read


  1. figuraladjective

    Representing by means of a figure; emblematic.

  2. figuraladjective

    Figurative, not literal.

  3. figuraladjective

    Of numbers, describing a geometrical figure.

  4. figuraladjective

    Pertaining to a figure, shape.

  5. figuraladjective

    Pertaining to (human) figures.

  6. figuraladjective


  7. Etymology: From figural, from late *, from figura.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Figuraladjective

    Etymology: from figure.

    Incongruities have been committed by geographers in the figural resemblances of several regions. Thomas Browne, Vulg. Err.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Figuraladjective

    represented by figure or delineation; consisting of figures; as, figural ornaments

  2. Figuraladjective

    figurate. See Figurate

  3. Etymology: [From Figure.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of figural in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of figural in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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