Definitions of picturing

n visual representation as by photography or painting

pictorial representation
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delineation, depiction, portrayal
representation by drawing or painting etc
imaging, tomography
(medicine) obtaining pictures of the interior of the body
photography, picture taking
the act of taking and printing photographs
the activity of making portraits
X-radiation, X-raying
obtaining images by the use of X rays
echography, sonography, ultrasonography, ultrasound
using the reflections of high-frequency sound waves to construct an image of a body organ (a sonogram); commonly used to observe fetal growth or study bodily organs
PET, positron emission tomography
using a computerized radiographic technique to examine the metabolic activity in various tissues (especially in the brain)
MRI, magnetic resonance imaging
the use of nuclear magnetic resonance of protons to produce proton density images
radiology, radioscopy
(radiology) examination of the inner structure of opaque objects using X rays or other penetrating radiation
photography that uses other kinds of radiation than visible light
forming an image by the action of light on a specially coated charged plate; the latent image is developed with powders that adhere only to electrically charged areas
photography using a telephoto lens
the act of exposing film to light
cinematography, filming, motion-picture photography
the act of making a film
Type of:
an activity that stands as an equivalent of something or results in an equivalent

n visual imagery

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imagery, imagination, imaging, mental imagery
the ability to form mental images of things or events

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