Graphic

Updated: 11/13/2018 by Computer Hope

A graphic may refer to any of the following:

computer graphics

1. In general, the term graphic refers to a design or visual image displayed on a variety of surfaces, including canvas, paper, walls, signs, or a computer monitor. They are created for entertainment, branding, or providing information.

2. CG or computer graphics are any image media, usually movies and pictures that are created through the use of hardware and software. They are often referred to as computer-generated imagery; more commonly known as CGI. An example of a computer graphic is the picture shown on this page.

3. Graphic may also be used to describe a phrase, gesture, or image that is considered obscene or offensive.

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