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Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
  1. A representation produced by drawing, painting, printing, photography, or the mind.
  2. A painting.
    There was a picture hanging above the fireplace.
  3. A photograph.
    I took a picture of that church.
  4. A motion picture.
    Casablanca is my all-time favorite picture.


From Middle English pycture, from Old French picture, from Latin pictūra (“the art of painting, a painting”), from pingō (“I paint”).

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