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i·con·ic

 (ī-kŏn′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or having the character of an icon.
2. Symbolic, emblematic, or representative: a classroom scene that is iconic of what is wrong with the education system.
3. Having a conventional formulaic style. Used of certain memorial statues and busts.

i′co·nic′i·ty (ī′kə-nĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

iconic

(aɪˈkɒnɪk) or

iconical

adj
1. relating to, resembling, or having the character of an icon
2. (Art Terms) (of memorial sculptures, esp those depicting athletes of ancient Greece) having a fixed conventional style
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.iconic - relating to or having the characteristics on an icon
Translations

iconic

[aɪˈkɒnɪk] ADJ [image] → simbólico (Comput, Math) → icónico

iconic

[aɪˈkɒnɪk] adj [status, figure, image] → d'icône, emblématique
to achieve iconic status → s'élever au statut d'icône, devenir emblématique
The ads helped the brand to achieve iconic status → La publicité permit à la marque de s'élever au statut d'icône.

iconic

adj
(Ling, Comput, Psych) → ikonisch
(Art) portraitikonisch
(culturally) an iconic figureeine Ikone; to achieve iconic statuszur Ikone werden
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It has been claimed (1) that each Kanji tells a different "semantic" story, which must be discovered imaginatively by the interplay of metaphor and iconicity, activated by pictographic cues, inferences, and background knowledge at the time of the blend, and (2) that the poetic text seeks an optimal use of Kanji both as an iconic and a metaphorical manifestation in the creation and the interpretation of its meaning.
As we've seen, allusions to real life and the real world and to distinctions between actors and real people occur in several places in the book, and in each instance these call for a restatement of the principle of iconicity.
Here, too, we may discern the imprint of Goethe and Kleist, as Internet users publicly succumb to the iconicity of paradigms which they themselves have designed.
The Virgin is embraced by Saint Elizabeth, but the iconicity of the image is interrupted as Zachariah looks out suddenly and Joseph stoops to pick up his bag, while an ordinary woman on the right looks on.
The work contains many images of wanjina figures, including some which lend weight to my suspicion that it is naive to limit our interpretation of them to anthropomorphic iconicity.
In primary iconicity the association of base with referent is direct, either because an object is deictically pointed, or because the base is pictorical and encodes meaning by simulating the drawing of an event, object or person, or it is kinetic and executes all or part of an action performance (E kman - Friesen 1969: 61-62).
Chapter Four describes aspects of commonplace behaviour, ornamental and ritual design that suggest a relationship of iconicity with the author's base metaphor.
The resulting works, with their equivocal representational status, hybridization of visual techniques in multiple media, and amalgamation of abstraction and iconicity, combine alluring ambiguity with inscrutable austerity.
Created in the verbal signs of the "low iconicity and high symbolic function" (McFarlane 27), a dramatic text normally enjoys the freedom of a fictional world.
2) In most discussions of iconicity and performance, visual performance plays a primary role.
Gordon uses the creation of this image both to challenge its iconicity and to reveal critical details about Lange--the thick silver cuff she wore on her arm, her human-centered working style, the physical challenges she faced, her complicated family life, and her temperament, compassionate, devoted, yet often quick-tempered and controlling.