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  Definition of icon
  1. a conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel; venerated in the Eastern Church
  2. a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface; "they showed us the pictures of their wedding"; "a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them"
  3. (computer science) a graphic symbol (usually a simple picture) that denotes a program or a command or a data file or a concept in a graphical user interface
Similar Words: ikon, picture, image

 

Hyponyms: bitmap, electronic image, chiaroscuro, collage, montage, foil, transparency, iconography, inset, likeness, semblance, panorama, cyclorama, diorama, photograph, photo, exposure, pic, reflection, reflexion, scan, CAT scan, sonogram

 

Part Meronyms: graphical user interface, GUI

 

Derivational Morphology: visualize, visualise, envision, project, fancy, see, figure, picture, image, depict, render, show

 

Anagrams: coin

 

 
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