visualise

verb
1. view the outline of by means of an X-ray
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The radiologist can visualize the cancerous liver

Syn: ↑visualize
Topics: ↑medicine, ↑medical specialty
Hypernyms: ↑watch, ↑view, ↑see, ↑catch, ↑take in
Hyponyms: ↑image
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

2. form a mental picture of something that is invisible or abstract
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Mathematicians often visualize

Syn: ↑visualize
Derivationally related forms: ↑visualisation
Hypernyms: ↑imagine, ↑conceive of, ↑ideate, ↑envisage
Verb Group:
visualize, ↑envision, ↑project, ↑fancy, ↑see, ↑figure, ↑picture, ↑image
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s

3. imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind
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I can't see him on horseback!

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I can see what will happen

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I can see a risk in this strategy

Syn:
visualize, ↑envision, ↑project, ↑fancy, ↑see, ↑figure, ↑picture, ↑image
Derivationally related forms:
image (for: ↑image), ↑imaging (for: ↑image), ↑imagery (for: ↑image), ↑picture (for: ↑picture), ↑picturing (for: ↑picture), ↑figuration (for: ↑figure), ↑seer (for: ↑see), ↑fancy (for: ↑fancy), ↑envisioning (for: ↑envision), ↑visualization (for: ↑visualize), ↑visualizer (for: ↑visualize)
Hypernyms: ↑imagine, ↑conceive of, ↑ideate, ↑envisage
Verb Group: ↑understand, ↑realize, ↑realise, ↑see, ↑visualize
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

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Somebody ——s that CLAUSE

4. make visible
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With this machine, ultrasound can be visualized

Syn: ↑visualize
Hypernyms: ↑change, ↑alter, ↑modify
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

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Something ——s something


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • visualise — British English spelling of VISUALIZE (Cf. visualize). For suffix, see IZE (Cf. ize). Related: Visualised; visualising; visualisation …   Etymology dictionary

  • visualise — (Brit.) v. picture, envisage, conjure up, imagine; make image of internal organs by means of x rays (also visualize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • visualise — v. 1) (d; tr.) to visualise as (I cannot visualise him as a famous star) 2) (J) I cannot visualise him becoming a famous star 3) (K) I cannot visualise his becoming a famous star …   Combinatory dictionary

  • visualise — Visualize Vis u*al*ize, v. t. 1. To make visual, or visible. [Written also {visualise}.] [1913 Webster] 2. to see in the imagination; to form a mental image of. [1913 Webster +PJC] No one who has not seen them [glaciers] can possibly visualize… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • visualise — British variant of visualize …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • visualise — verb a) To , or form a mental picture (of something). b) To make (something) …   Wiktionary

  • visualise — vi|su|al|ise [ vıʒuə,laız ] a British spelling of visualize …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • visualise — UK [ˈvɪʒʊəlaɪz] / US [ˈvɪʒuəˌlaɪz] visualize …   English dictionary

  • visualise — [c]/ˈvɪʒjuəlaɪz / (say vizhyoohuhluyz) verb (visualised, visualising) –verb (i) 1. to call up or form mental images or pictures. –verb (t) 2. to make visual or visible. 3. to form a mental image of. 4. to make perceptible to the mind or to the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • The Visualise Tour — infobox concert tour concert tour name = The Visualise Tour album = Innocent Eyes Mistaken Identity artist = Delta Goodrem start date = July 3 2005 end date = July 27 2005 number of legs = 1 number of shows = 10 last tour = this tour = The… …   Wikipedia

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