|ADJECTIVE : also graphÂ·iÂ·cal (--kl)
1. a. Of or relating to written
representation. b. Of or relating to
pictorial representation. 2. Of, relating
to, or represented by or as if by a
graph. 3. a. Described in vivid detail. b.
Clearly outlined or set forth. 4. Of or
relating to the graphic arts. 5. Of or
relating to graphics. 6. Geology Having
crystals resembling printed characters.
NOUN : 1. A work of graphic art.
2. A pictorial device used for
illustration, as in a lecture. 3. A graphic
display generated by a computer or an
ETYMOLOGY: Latin graphicus, from
Greek graphikos, from graph, writing,
from graphein, to write.zz