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  • 1 form an image — index conjure Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Image — Im age ([i^]m [asl]j; 48), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Imaged} ([i^]m [asl]jd; 48); p. pr. & vb. n. {Imaging}.] 1. To represent or form an image of; as, the still lake imaged the shore; the mirror imaged her figure. Shrines of imaged saints. J. Warton.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 image — ► NOUN 1) a representation of the external form of a person or thing in art. 2) a visible impression obtained by a camera, displayed on a video screen, or produced by reflection or refraction. 3) the general impression that a person, organization …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 image — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, short for imagene, from Latin imagin , imago; perhaps akin to Latin imitari to imitate Date: 13th century 1. a reproduction or imitation of the form of a person or thing; especially an… …

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  • 5 image — 1. Representation of an object made by the rays of light emanating or reflected from it. 2. Representation produced by x rays, ultrasound, tomography, thermography, radioisotopes, etc. 3. To produce such representations. [L. imago, likeness]… …

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  • 6 image — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. picture, reflection, double, counterpart, likeness; portrait, statue, figure; idea, concept. See similarity, appearance, representation, figurative. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Mental impression] Syn.… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 7 image — [13] Latin imāgō meant a ‘likeness of something’ (it probably came from the same source as imitate). It subsequently developed a range of secondary senses, such as ‘echo’ and ‘ghost’, which have not survived the journey via Old French into… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 8 image — noun 1》 a representation of the external form of a person or thing in art.     ↘a visible impression obtained by a camera, telescope, or other device, or displayed on a video screen.     ↘an optical appearance produced by light from an object… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 9 image — [13] Latin imāgō meant a ‘likeness of something’ (it probably came from the same source as imitate). It subsequently developed a range of secondary senses, such as ‘echo’ and ‘ghost’, which have not survived the journey via Old French into… …

    Word origins

  • 10 image — I. n. 1. Statue. 2. Idol, object of worship. 3. Likeness, effigy, figure, similitude, resemblance, picture, representation of an object (real or fancied). 4. Trope, figurative expression. II. v. a. 1. Form an image of …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 11 Image compression — is the application of Data compression on digital images. In effect, the objective is to reduce redundancy of the image data in order to be able to store or transmit data in an efficient form.Image compression can be lossy or lossless. Lossless… …

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  • 12 Image Growing — (englisch „Bildanbau“), gemeinhin auch „Textursynthese nach Efros und Leung“ genannt, ist ein nicht parametrischer Textursynthesealgorithmus. Die Technik wurde 1999 von Alexei A. Efros und Thomas K. Leung vorgestellt[1]. Ziel der nicht… …

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  • 13 Image processing — is any form of signal processing for which the input is an image, such as photographs or frames of video; the output of image processing can be either an image or a set of characteristics or parameters related to the image. Most image processing… …

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  • 14 Image stitching — or photo stitching is the process of combining multiple photographic images with overlapping fields of view to produce a segmented panorama or high resolution image. Commonly performed through the use of computer software, most approaches to… …

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  • 15 Image-guided radiation therapy — (IGRT) is the process of frequent two and three dimensional imaging, during a course of radiation treatment, used to direct radiation therapy utilizing the imaging coordinates of the actual radiation treatment plan. The patient is localized in… …

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  • 16 Image streaming — is a mental exercise intended to stimulate visualization and to access subconscious solutions to problems.HistoryImage streaming was developed by Win Wenger, with the original intention to create a method to improve a person s ability to… …

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  • 17 Form — (f[=o]rm; in senses 8 & 9, often f[=o]rm in England), n. [OE. & F. forme, fr. L. forma; cf. Skr. dhariman. Cf. {Firm}.] 1. The shape and structure of anything, as distinguished from the material of which it is composed; particular disposition or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 form — [fôrm] n. [ME forme < OFr < L forma, a shape, figure, image < ? (via Etr) Gr morphē] 1. the shape, outline, or configuration of anything; structure as apart from color, material, etc. 2. a) the body or figure of a person or animal b) a… …

    English World dictionary

  • 19 image — 1 Image, effigy, statue, icon, portrait, photograph, mask all mean a lifelike representation especially of a living being. Image (see also SENSATION 1) in its earliest English sense denotes a sculptured, cast, or modeled representation (as of a… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 20 Form-versus-content humour — is a type of humour in which the way a statement is made contributes to making the statement humorous.Usually this is by the means of having some contradiction between the medium and the message; for example, by presenting a message in a form… …

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