Meaning of “visual aid” in the English Dictionary

business-english dictionary

"visual aid" in British English

See all translations

visual aidnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌvɪʒ.u.əl ˈeɪd/ us /ˌvɪʒ.u.əl ˈeɪd/

something that you are shown, such as a picture, film, or map, in order to help you understand or remember information

(Definition of “visual aid” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"visual aid" in Business English

See all translations

visual aidnoun [ C ]

uk us 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.

(Definition of “visual aid” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)