graphicacy

noun
graph·​i·​ca·​cy | \ˈgra-fə-kə-sē \

Definition of graphicacy 

: the ability to understand, use, or generate graphic images (such as maps and diagrams)

First Known Use of graphicacy

1965, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for graphicacy

graphic + -acy (as in literacy)

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