n. ~ 1. An image; an illustration; a picture. - 2. A symbolic representation of something. - 3. Cataloging · A still, two-dimensional representation intended to be viewed by reflected light.
A graphic may be two-dimensional, such as a print, or three-dimensional, such as a hologram. It may be a component in a larger work, or an independent work. - Graphic1 is not necessarily representational; it may be colors and shapes that do not attempt to depict the appearance, abstract or precise, of any real-world object or scene. - Graphic2 may be used to describe something that is a pictorial representation of the world, or an abstract representation of ideas through the positioning of shapes, lines, words, or other visual devices.