photographic

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adjective pho·to·graph·ic \ˌfō-tə-ˈgra-fik\

Definition of photographic

  1. 1 :  relating to, obtained by, or used in photography

  2. 2 :  representing nature and human beings with the exactness of a photograph

  3. 3 :  capable of retaining vivid impressions a photographic memory

photographically

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Examples of photographic in a Sentence

  1. photographic images of the galaxy

Recent Examples of photographic from the Web

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1839

First Known Use of photographic

1839



PHOTOGRAPHIC Defined for English Language Learners

photographic

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Definition of photographic for English Language Learners

  • : relating to or used to make photographs


PHOTOGRAPHIC Defined for Kids

photographic

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adjective pho·to·graph·ic \ˌfō-tə-ˈgra-fik\

Definition of photographic for Students

  1. :  obtained by or used in photography



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