(Typography, by extension) The nature of a piece of alphabetic type, whether a “capital” (upper case) or “small” (lower case) letter.
The process, art, or occupation of coating surfaces with paint for a utilitarian or artistic effect.
An example that is cited to prove or invalidate a contention or illustrate a point.
The definition of a drawing is a picture created with a pen, marker, crayons or other tools, or is the act of making such a picture, or is a contest in which a winner is randomly selected.
A brief plan or description of major parts or points; outline
A similar case that constitutes a model or precedent:
The act, process, or art of one who engraves
The expression of a person's conception of a work of art, a topic, etc. through acting, playing, writing, criticizing, etc.
(Microbiology) The removal of the nuclear body of a cell.
Agent; someone who is authorized to act in place of and on behalf of someone else, by that other person for some special purpose. A representative is entitled to certain rights based upon her or his status, including the right to bargain on behalf of employees, or to discovery of trial preparation materials. See also personal representative and registered representative.
Something that serves to explain or clarify
One that takes the place of another; a replacement:
That which exemplifies; a case in point; example.
A drawing made with lines only, especially one used as copy for a line cut.
An illustration; diagram; picture; drawing
A piece or part added to, or forming the end of, something
(Photography) The characteristic of a camera lens, either by deficiency in design or by mismatch of the lens with the film format, to produce an image smaller than the film's frame with a crudely focused border. Photographers may deliberately choose this characteristic for a special effect.
(Photoengraving) A technique of representing shadings by dots produced by photographing the object from behind a fine screen
An illustrative picture
An illustrative picture
A reasoned purpose; an intent:
The definition of a picture is a photo, drawing, painting or other image captured of a person, thing or scene.
(Mathematics) A homomorphism from an algebraic system to a similar system of matrices.
(Biol.) Similarity in function between parts dissimilar in origin and structure, as the wing of a bird and that of an insect
A comparing or being compared; estimation of similarities and differences
The definition of demonstration is a proof or example of something.
(--- Bible) A sculptured figure used as an idol
The definition of a simile is a figure of speech where two unlike things are compared using the word "like" or "as" followed by a figurative example.
Letters, numbers, or symbols forming words, phrases, etc., used chiefly in a text message
The art, trade, or work of building:
The act or process of explaining:
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