Visual

  • (adj): Able to be seen.
    Example: "A visual presentation"; "a visual image"
    Synonyms: ocular
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on visual:

Visual Guide
... When applied to building block a website or similar work product, a Visual Guide can be an intermediate step toward the end goal of a complete website ... By creating a visual guide along the way, the designer or developer can get buy-in from the other people involved in the website such as the customer, their ... A visual guide could be a wireframe, creative composition or information architecture ...
Lateral Geniculate Nucleus
... The lateral geniculate nucleus (LGN) is the primary relay center for visual information received from the retina of the eye ... LGN send their axons through the optic radiation, a direct pathway to the primary visual cortex ... In addition, the LGN receives many strong feedback connections from the primary visual cortex ...
Landscaping
... notion, arguing that any aspect of the material world affecting our visual perception of the land was a proper subject for landscaping ... Philosophers in the 17th century debated whether visual beauty was a necessary goal of landscaping ... Practitioners since the mid-20th century have experimented with jarring visual panoramas that are now generally accepted, at least in western societies, as falling within the scope of landscaping ...
Brodmann Area 19 - Function
... Area 19 is a histologically delineated band anterolaterally abutting visual area 18 ... varying results, indicating that this area may be a heterogeneous collection of visual areas, with multiple incomplete representations of the visual scene ... In humans, this band putatively contains regions of the visual areas designated V3, V4, V5 (also known as the middle temporal area, or MT) and V6 (also known ...
Lateral Geniculate Nucleus - Ipsilateral and Contralateral Layers
... Therefore, the right hemisphere receives visual information from the left visual field, and the left hemisphere receives visual information from the right visual field ... Within one LGN, the visual information is divided among the various layers as follows the eye on the same side (the ipsilateral eye) sends information to layers 2, 3 and 5 the eye on the opposite side ... the C in "contralateral," and "I" representing the I in "ipsilateral." In visual perception, the right eye gets information from the right side of the world (the right visual field), as well as the left ...

More definitions of "visual":

  • (adj): Relating to or using sight.
    Example: "Visual powers"; "visual navigation"
    Synonyms: ocular, optic, optical

Famous quotes containing the word visual:

    Dialogue should simply be a sound among other sounds, just something that comes out of the mouths of people whose eyes tell the story in visual terms.
    Alfred Hitchcock (1899–1980)

    Nowadays people’s visual imagination is so much more sophisticated, so much more developed, particularly in young people, that now you can make an image which just slightly suggests something, they can make of it what they will.
    Robert Doisneau (b. 1912)

    The visual is sorely undervalued in modern scholarship. Art history has attained only a fraction of the conceptual sophistication of literary criticism.... Drunk with self-love, criticism has hugely overestimated the centrality of language to western culture. It has failed to see the electrifying sign language of images.
    Camille Paglia (b. 1947)