clip art
noun Date: 1968 ready-made usually copyright-free illustrations sold in books or as part of a software package from which they may be cut and pasted or inserted as artwork

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  • Clip Art — Le Clip art est une collection de petits dessins ou de symboles prêts à l’emploi permettant l’illustration des enveloppes et des documents en leur conférant un attrait supplémentaire. Ces bibliothèques sont en général librement utilisables. Ils… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • clip art — [ˈklɪp ɑːt ǁ ɑːrt] noun [uncountable] COMPUTING images, photographs, or pictures that you can copy and use in your own computer documents: • The Clip Art Gallery offers educational clip art for students, parents and teachers. * * * clip art UK US …   Financial and business terms

  • clip art — n [U] images, photographs, or pictures that are on particular websites, ↑CD ROMs, and ↑floppy disks, and that you can copy and use in your own computer documents …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • clip art — clip ,art noun uncount COMPUTING pictures and designs that you can copy and put into your own documents …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • clip art — ► NOUN ▪ pre drawn pictures and symbols provided with word processing software and drawing packages …   English terms dictionary

  • Clip art — Examples of computer clip art. (Source: Open Clip Art Library) Clip art, in the graphic arts, refers to pre made images used to illustrate any medium. Today, clip art is used extensively in both personal and commercial projects, ranging from home …   Wikipedia

  • Clip art — Ejemplos de clip art. En las artes gráficas, el término clip art, se usa para denominar a cualquier imagen ya elaborada o predefinida, que se utiliza para ilustrar cualquier medio, ya sea una página web, un documento generado por un procesador de …   Wikipedia Español

  • Clip art — Exemples de clip arts publiés par l Open Clip Art Library. Le Clip art est un petit dessin ou un symbole prêt à l’emploi permettant l’illustration des documents (enveloppes, annonces, diaporamas, etc.) en leur conférant un attrait supplémentaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Clip-Art — Ursprünglich verstand man unter Clipart Illustrationen, die aus gemeinfreien Werken oder aus dafür vorgesehenen Clipart Büchern ausgeschnitten und in eigene Kreationen eingeklebt wurden, verwandt der Collage. Daher auch die englische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • clip art — cmp fia clip′ art n. drawings or illustrations available, as in a book or on a CD ROM, for easy insertion into other material …   From formal English to slang

  • clip art — {{hw}}{{clip art}}{{/hw}}locuz. sost. f. inv.  (pl.  ingl. clip arts ) (elab.) Immagine digitale che può essere trasferita elettronicamente per essere inserita in un documento. ETIMOLOGIA: locuz. ingl., propr. ‘illustrazione (art) da allegare… …   Enciclopedia di italiano

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