visual image

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Noun1.visual image - a mental image that is similar to a visual perception
image, mental image - an iconic mental representation; "her imagination forced images upon her too awful to contemplate"
2.visual image - a percept that arises from the eyes; an image in the visual system
percept, perception, perceptual experience - the representation of what is perceived; basic component in the formation of a concept
eye candy - visual images that are pleasing to see but are intellectually undemanding; "he wanted to put some eye candy on their web site"
field of view, field - the area that is visible (as through an optical instrument)
sight - an instance of visual perception; "the sight of his wife brought him back to reality"; "the train was an unexpected sight"
panorama, vista, view, aspect, scene, prospect - the visual percept of a region; "the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views"
field of regard, field of vision, visual field - all of the points of the physical environment that can be perceived by a stable eye at a given moment
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