What does graphics mean?

Definitions for graphics
ˈgræf ɪksgraph·ics

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. artwork, art, graphics, nontextual matter(noun)

    photographs or other visual representations in a printed publication

    "the publisher was responsible for all the artwork in the book"

  2. graphics(noun)

    the drawings and photographs in the layout of a book

Wiktionary

  1. graphics(Noun)

    The making of architectural or engineering drawings.

  2. graphics(Noun)

    The graphic arts.

  3. graphics(Noun)

    The pictorial representation and manipulation of data; the process by which a computer displays data.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Graphics(noun)

    the art or the science of drawing; esp. of drawing according to mathematical rules, as in perspective, projection, and the like

Freebase

  1. Graphics

    Graphics are visual presentations on some surface, such as a wall, canvas, screen, paper, or stone to brand, inform, illustrate, or entertain. Graphics word is derived from the word graph. A graph has x and y axis. Same way something which is created in digital word is seen on a digital screen, this screen also has x and y axis. So the output on any digital device is termed as graphics. In other words an image that is generated by a computer called graphics. The pictorial representation and manipulation of data, as used in computer-aided design and manufacture, in typesetting and the graphic arts, and in educational and recreational programs. Examples are photographs, drawings, Line Art, graphs, diagrams, typography, numbers, symbols, geometric designs, maps, engineering drawings, or other images. Graphics often combine text, illustration, and color. Graphic design may consist of the deliberate selection, creation, or arrangement of typography alone, as in a brochure, flier, poster, web site, or book without any other element. Clarity or effective communication may be the objective, association with other cultural elements may be sought, or merely, the creation of a distinctive style.

Editors Contribution

  1. graphics

    Plural form of the word graphic.

    The computer graphics card works efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 4, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'graphics' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4389

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'graphics' in Nouns Frequency: #1817

How to pronounce graphics?

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    Karen
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How to say graphics in sign language?

  1. graphics

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of graphics in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of graphics in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of graphics in a Sentence

  1. Volvo Chief Executive Hakan Samuelsson:

    They have never been suppliers to the auto industry. But advanced graphics processors is exactly what we need to calculate what the road is looking like 200 metres ahead.

  2. Ryan Mcelveen:

    The graphics were designed by a guy named Michael Okuda, he has serious cred in the Star Trek community.

  3. Jim Judge:

    The information we received back then was in text; there were no graphics, no wind speed information.

  4. Nabil Zaidi:

    Our analytics showed our target demographic purchasing and engaging more with products that showed minimal to no graphics or logos. Based on that information we launched our BASICS collection. It was a hit. In fact, our BASICS quickly became our highest selling [collection of] products.

  5. Van Hees:

    I think we are going to need to see some more restructuring and realignment in the computing and graphics side of the business.

Images & Illustrations of graphics

  1. graphicsgraphicsgraphicsgraphicsgraphics

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