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English definition of “visual aid”

visual aid

noun [C]
 
 
MEETINGS, COMMUNICATIONS, GRAPHS & CHARTS
a picture, film, map, etc. designed to help people understand or remember particular information: Is there a selection of visual aids and recruitment material available for use by staff? Beware of using complex visual aids which confuse and distract attention from the message.
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