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eye-minded

[ahy-mahyn-did]
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  1. disposed to perceive one's environment in visual terms and to recall sights more vividly than sounds, smells, etc.
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Origin of eye-minded

First recorded in 1885–90
Related formseye-mind·ed·ness, noun
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  • It is true among human beings that most of them are eye-minded.

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  • Not many people are ear-minded; not nearly so many are as eye-minded.

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  • People who can make such inner pictures are said to be eye-minded.

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  • The eye-minded person, moreover, has still another string to his bow.

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  • In the first case you are eye-minded; in the second, ear-minded; in the third, motor-minded.

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