illustration Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun artwork that helps make something clear or attractive
noun showing by example
noun an item of information that is typical of a class or group
instance; example; representative.
- this patient provides a typical example of the syndrome
- there is an example on page 10
noun a visual representation (a picture or diagram) that is used make some subject more pleasing or easier to understand
The act of illustrating; the act of making clear and distinct; education; also, the state of being illustrated, or of being made clear and distinct.
That which illustrates; a comparison or example intended to make clear or apprehensible, or to remove obscurity.
A picture designed to decorate a volume or elucidate a literary work.
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