Definitions for icon

Definitions for (noun) icon

Main entry: icon, ikon

Definition: a conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel; venerated in the Eastern Church

Main entry: picture, icon, ikon, image

Definition: a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface

Usage: they showed us the pictures of their wedding; a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them

Main entry: icon

Definition: (computer science) a graphic symbol (usually a simple picture) that denotes a program or a command or a data file or a concept in a graphical user interface

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