or iconographical adjective Date: circa 1855 1. of or relating to iconography 2. representing something by pictures or diagrams • iconographically adverb

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  • Iconographic — I*con o*graph ic, a. 1. Of or pertaining to iconography. [1913 Webster] 2. Representing by means of pictures or diagrams; as, an icongraphic encyclop[ae]dia. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • iconographic — iconography ► NOUN 1) the use or study of images or symbols in visual arts. 2) the visual images associated with a person or movement. 3) the illustration of a subject by drawings or figures. DERIVATIVES iconographer noun iconographic adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • iconographic — /uy kon euh graf ik/, adj. of or pertaining to iconography. Also, iconographical. [1850 55; ICONO + GRAPHIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • iconographic — adjective a) Of or pertaining to an religious icon. b) Of or pertaining to a secular person or topic that has attained cult status …   Wiktionary

  • iconographic — adj. of or pertaining to iconography (representation of ideas or meanings through visual images; study of such images) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • iconographic — icon·o·graph·ic …   English syllables

  • iconographic — /aɪˌkɒnəˈgræfɪk/ (say uy.konuh grafik) adjective of or relating to icons or iconography. Also, iconographical …   Australian English dictionary

  • iconographic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Founder of Iconographic and Physiologic Anatomy — Leonardo da Vinci …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • HUNTING —    Iconographic sources and animal bones contribute to our picture of the importance of hunting for the Etruscans. Many Etruscan tomb paintings give an idealized picture of Etruscan hunting practices, as for example in the Tomb of Hunting and… …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

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