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visualisation in Technology
Making a visible presentation of numerical data, particularly a graphical one. This might include anything from a simple X-Y graph of one dependent variable against one independent variable to a virtual reality which allows you to fly around the data.
Gnuplot is the Free Software Foundation's utility for producing various kinds of graphs.
Usenet newsgroup:
The Computer Graphics Resource Listing contains pointers to several visualisation tools. FAQ (
Electronic Visualization Laboratory, University of Illinois at Chicago (
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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  • His powers of visualisation and interpretation have given offence to historical specialists.

    August Strindberg, the Spirit of Revolt L. (Lizzy) Lind-af-Hageby
  • This method of visualisation gives a more forceful impression as an image than can a mere accurate transcription.

    Modern Painting, Its Tendency and Meaning Willard Huntington Wright
  • The first is my own name, the second is "London," and the third is "visualisation."

  • Her power of visualisation is shown in these fairy-tales more, perhaps, than in any other of her writings.

    Granny's Wonderful Chair Frances Browne
  • In this pre-thinking Prescott showed a power of memory and of visualisation that was really wonderful.

    William Hickling Prescott Harry Thurston Peck
  • Perhaps you will keep it as a rainbow memory, a visualisation of the make-believe country where anything is possible.

    Greenwich Village Anna Alice Chapin
  • It is the process called in modern philosophy "visualisation."

    Mater Christi Mother St. Paul
  • The fitful firelight and the large mirror supplied excellent mediums for the visualisation of the subjective picture.

    The Upas Tree Florence L. Barclay
  • For an instant, she fancied it was only the visualisation of her own thoughts; then she winked the mists away.

    The Destroyer Burton Egbert Stevenson

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