vi·​su·​al·​iz·​er | \ ˈvi-zhə-wə-ˌlī-zər How to pronounce visualizer (audio) , ˈvi-zhə-ˌlī-, ˈvizh-wə-ˌlī- \

Definition of visualizer

: one that visualizes especially : a person whose mental imagery is prevailingly visual

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Recent Examples on the Web The visualizer uses a limited number of sequences, and doesn’t demonstrate exactly how certain mutations spread from city to city. Emily Bamforth, cleveland, "Online coronavirus mutation visualizer gives clues to how coronavirus spread across the world," 8 May 2020 There was nothing casual about the accompanying visualizer, though. Kat Bein, Billboard, "Flume Opens Up About Grammy-Nominated 'Hi This Is Flume' Mixtape, Plans New Music," 27 Dec. 2019 The new alias has its own Spotify page, but the oh-so-very 2000s visualizers are posted to Harris' official YouTube page. Kat Bein, Billboard, "Calvin Harris Drops Acid House Tunes Under New Alias Love Regenerator," 23 Jan. 2020 Cadillac says that the online visualizer will update as the Escalade receives updates. Connor Hoffman, Car and Driver, "Cadillac Leaks 2021 Escalade ESV on Visualizer Spec Tool," 5 Feb. 2020 The accompanying visualizer tugs on our digital heart strings. Billboard Staff, Billboard, "First Spin: The Week's Best New Dance Tracks from Martin Garrix, Four Tet, Jubilee, Ardalan & More," 1 Nov. 2019 In June, Avicii’s final studio album Tim also premiered on the platform in a special VR experience that saw each song set to its own 360-degree visualizer. Chris Eggertsen, Billboard, "Billie Eilish Concert to Stream on VR Platform Oculus Venues," 23 Aug. 2019 Yet data visualizers are often asked to make word clouds to summarize a politician’s speech or a company’s report. Dan Kopf, Quartz, "Designers and statisticians disagree on what makes a good information graphic," 12 Jan. 2020 Still, the MyPlate visualizer shows a glass of milk alongside a glass of water for an average meal. Joshua Bote, USA TODAY, "Do adults need to drink cow's milk? Probably not, experts say," 30 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of visualizer

1886, in the meaning defined above

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25 May 2020

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“Visualizer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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variants: also British visualiser \ -​ˌlī-​zər How to pronounce visualiser (audio) \

Medical Definition of visualizer

: one that visualizes especially : one whose mental imagery is prevailingly visual — compare audile entry 1, motile entry 2, tactile entry 2

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