HyperDic: icon

English > 3 senses of the word icon:
NOUNcommunicationicon(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
artifacticon, picture, image, ikona visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
artifacticon, ikona conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel
icon > pronunciation
Soundsay'kaan
RhymesAbidjan ... Yukon: 149 rhymes with aan...
English > icon: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaning(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.
Categorycomputer science, computingThe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
Part ofgraphical user interface, GUIA user interface based on graphics (icons and pictures and menus) instead of text
BroadersymbolAn arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
Spanishicono, ícono
Catalanicona
Adjectivesiconicrelating to or having the characteristics / characteristics on an icon
English > icon: 3 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface.
Synonymspicture, image, ikon
Narrowerbitmap, electronic imageAn image represented as a two dimensional array of brightness values for pixels
chiaroscuroA monochrome picture made by using several different shades of the same color
collage, montageA paste-up made by sticking together pieces of paper or photographs to form an artistic image
foil, transparencypicture consisting of a positive photograph or drawing on a transparent base
graphic, computer graphicAn image that is generated by a computer
iconographyThe images / images and symbolic representations that are traditionally associated with a person or a subject / subject
insetA small picture inserted within the bounds or a larger one
likeness, semblancepicture consisting of a graphic image of a person or thing
panorama, cyclorama, dioramaA picture / picture (or series of pictures / pictures) representing a continuous scene
reflection, reflexionThe image of something as reflected by a mirror (or other reflective material)
scan, CAT scanAn image produced by scanning
sonogram, echogramAn image of a structure that is produced by ultrasonography (reflections of high-frequency sound waves)
BroaderrepresentationA creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something
Spanishfotografía, foto, ilustración, imagen, retrato
Catalanfotografia, foto, imatge
Adjectivesiconicrelating to or having the characteristics / characteristics on an icon
English > icon: 3 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel; venerated in the Eastern ... / Eastern Church.
Synonymikon
Broaderpainting, picturegraphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface
Spanishicono, ícono
Catalanicona
Adjectivesiconicrelating to or having the characteristics / characteristics on an icon

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