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Meaning of “graphic” in the English Dictionary

"graphic" in British English

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graphicadjective

uk   us   /ˈɡræf.ɪk/

graphic adjective (CLEAR)

very ​clear and ​powerful: a graphic ​description/​account He ​insisted on ​describing his ​operation in graphic detail while we were ​eatinglunch.

graphic adjective (DRAWING)

[before noun] related to ​drawing or ​printing: a graphic ​artist

graphic adjective (GRAPH)

mainly US (UK usually graphical /ˈɡræf.ɪ.kəl/ ) relating to, using, or consisting of a ​graph or ​graphs
(Definition of graphic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"graphic" in American English

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graphicadjective

 us   /ˈɡræf·ɪk/

graphic adjective (CLEAR)

producing very ​clear and ​detailedmentalimages: a graphic ​description of the ​operation

graphic adjective (DRAWING)

[not gradable] having to do with ​drawing or ​images: She first ​worked as a graphic ​designer. The ​network has ​upgraded the graphic ​look of the show.

graphicnoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡræf·ɪk/

graphic noun [C] (DRAWING)

A graphic can also be ​printingshown on ​television that gives ​additionalinformation: Let’s take a ​look at the graphic of that ​quote.
(Definition of graphic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"graphic" in Business English

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graphicadjective

uk   us   /ˈɡræfɪk/
relating to the use of ​graphs to show ​information: Figure 6.2 ​provides a graphic ​representationof the ​keyprocesses in the ​management of ​change.
skilled at using drawings and pictures, especially in the ​production of ​books, ​magazines, ​software, etc.: a graphic artist/illustrator
using drawings and pictures rather than ​text: We can ​supply both graphic and ​textadvertisements. a graphic novel
giving a very ​strong and ​clearidea of something: a graphic description/depiction The ​article contains graphic descriptions of the ​effects of ​poverty on a whole ​population.

graphicnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɡræfɪk/
a ​drawing or ​picture that ​showsinformation: The other graphic ​shows the ​proportion of ​voters in each ​group.
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(Definition of graphic from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “graphic”
in Chinese (Simplified) 清楚的, 形象的, 生动的…
in Turkish canlı, açı seçik, ayrıntılı…
in Russian наглядный, выразительный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 清楚的, 形象的, 生動的…
in Polish drastyczny…
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