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Meaning of PIC

Pronunciation:  pik

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a picture of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material
  2. [n]  a form of entertainment that enacts a story by a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement; "they went to a movie every Saturday night"; "the film was shot on location"

PIC is a 3 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: exposure, film, flick, motion picture, movie, moving picture, photo, photograph, picture, picture show
 See Also: 3D, 3-D, black and white, blueprint, caption, cinema verite, closeup, coming attraction, credit, credits, daguerreotype, docudrama, documentary, documentary film, enlargement, episode, feature, feature film, frame, headshot, hologram, home movie, icon, ikon, image, infotainment, longshot, magnification, microdot, monochrome, mosaic, mug shot, peepshow, photocopy, photographic print, photomicrograph, picture, print, radiogram, radiograph, scene, scene, sequence, shadowgraph, shoot-'em-up, short subject, shot, shot, show, silent movie, skiagram, skiagraph, slow motion, snapshot, spectrogram, spectrograph, stereo, stereoscopic photograph, stereoscopic picture, still, subtitle, talkie, talking picture, telephoto, telephotograph, three-D, time exposure, vignette, wedding pictures



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Pic\, n. [Cf. F. pic.]
A Turkish cloth measure, varying from 18 to 28 inches.

Computing Dictionary

1. programmable interrupt controller.

2. A graphics language by brian kernighan, for textually describing pictures with troff.

[Featured in "More Programming Pearls", Jon Bentley].

["PIC - A Language for Typesetting Graphics", B.W. Kernighan, Soft Prac & Exp 12(1):1-21 (Jan 1982)].

["PIC - A Graphics Language for Typesetting, Revised User Manual", Bell Labs TR 116, Dec 1984].

3. personal intelligent communicator.