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icon

[ī′kən]
an image on the screen of a computer terminal representing a specific command or point for data entry.

icon

(ī'kon)
Any visual image used as a marker.
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In icon VII (via crucis), 1962-64, the Masonite is turned backside out and painted black for a tacky, sackcloth texture, befitting both an updated imitatio Christi (the crude cloth on Christ's beleaguered body) and an evocation of the cheap construction practices in a rapidly developing New York.
Fortunately, Tarasov's observations on icons and devotion outweigh his theological digressions and here the reader will be richly rewarded.
A collection of simple yet beautiful engravings is displayed at the university's Paper Icons exhibition.
If you disregard the life source of icons you cannot fully grasp what they are about.
This icon both to uniquely identifies the sender and verifies the message as legitimate.
Icons may be beautiful, but they do not exist just to add a little color or a special atmosphere to the rooms they happen to be in.
As more companies increase their use of e-mail to communicate with customers, Iconix eMail ID helps users gain control of their inboxes by adding a visual icon, called a Truemark icon, next to messages that have been verified as legitimate.
0 added the iCON "domain" to manage groups of users across the Enterprise, which will keep multiple usernames, passwords and privileges synchronized.
Customize OS X apps, toolbar icons, volume icons, folders, trash and more
SuperBuddy icons "express themselves" through more than 20 different animations and sound effects that are triggered by 75 of the most common chat phrases, abbreviated "text speak" and smileys that people use to send instant messages.
Global Icons will focus on expanding the awareness of the Airstream brand by aggressively licensing a diverse selection of products.
AOL SuperBuddy icons are 3D computer-animated characters that combine creative and technical artistry to bring to life instant messaging with color, sound and humor.