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 for image
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  image
      n 1: an iconic mental representation; "her imagination forced
           images upon her too awful to contemplate" [syn: image,
           mental image]
      2: (Jungian psychology) a personal facade that one presents to
         the world; "a public image is as fragile as Humpty Dumpty"
         [syn: persona, image]
      3: a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or
         abstraction) produced on a surface; "they showed us the
         pictures of their wedding"; "a movie is a series of images
         projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them" [syn:
         picture, image, icon, ikon]
      4: a standard or typical example; "he is the prototype of good
         breeding"; "he provided America with an image of the good
         father" [syn: prototype, paradigm, epitome, image]
      5: language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense [syn:
         trope, figure of speech, figure, image]
      6: someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an
         actor); "he could be Gingrich's double"; "she's the very
         image of her mother" [syn: double, image, look-alike]
      7: (mathematics) the set of values of the dependent variable for
         which a function is defined; "the image of f(x) = x^2 is the
         set of all non-negative real numbers if the domain of the
         function is the set of all real numbers" [syn: image,
         range, range of a function]
      8: the general impression that something (a person or
         organization or product) presents to the public; "although
         her popular image was contrived it served to inspire music
         and pageantry"; "the company tried to project an altruistic
         image"
      9: a representation of a person (especially in the form of
         sculpture); "the coin bears an effigy of Lincoln"; "the
         emperor's tomb had his image carved in stone" [syn: effigy,
         image, simulacrum]
      v 1: render visible, as by means of MRI
      2: imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind; "I can't see him on
         horseback!"; "I can see what will happen"; "I can see a risk
         in this strategy" [syn: visualize, visualise, envision,
         project, fancy, see, figure, picture, image]

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