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

Examples of visualizer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The collection features six unique pieces of art, including a one-of-one full song visualizer as well as the seven-inch vinyl test pressing of the remix. Claire Shaffer, Rolling Stone, "The White Stripes Announce ‘Seven Nation Army’ Remix, NFT Release," 19 Apr. 2021 To accomplish this goal, Hislop turned to creative visionary Andrew Morrow to create a visualizer, which aimed to authentically illustrate the Black experience. Maia Niguel Hoskin, Forbes, "Okayplayer Celebrates Black Joy And Promotes Mental Wellness With The Launch Of ‘PASSAGE: The Practice Of Healing’," 1 Mar. 2021 The graphics in the visualizer are an ode to those from Breaking Bad, and in keeping with the title, all profits from the track go to organizations that help people struggling with addiction, as well as to charities aiding in COVID-19 relief. Katie Bain, Billboard, "First Spin: The Week's Best New Dance Tracks From Porter Robinson, Maceo Plex, Kloud & More," 28 Aug. 2020 The NextStrain visualizer, which is being updated, is operated by a team of researchers. Emily Bamforth, cleveland, "Online coronavirus mutation visualizer gives clues to how coronavirus spread across the world," 8 May 2020 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

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First Known Use of visualizer

1886, in the meaning defined above

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24 Apr 2021

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“Visualizer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 May. 2021.

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