Share this entry

Share this page

graphicacy

Saltos de línea: graphi|cacy
Pronunciación: /ˈɡrafɪkəsi
 
/

Definición de graphicacy en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
The ability to understand and use a map or graph.
Example sentences
  • To understand the complexities of graphical displays, students need a sound understanding of graphicacy and support from the textbooks available to them to develop that understanding.
  • Just as literacy is a right for all, so too is graphicacy. Literacy and graphicacy should be linked.
  • Children of today inhabit a multi-dimensional world and in order to communicate effectively in it they need the ability to utilise four forms of communication namely, oracy, literacy, numeracy and graphicacy.

Origen

1960s: from graphic, on the pattern of literacy and numeracy.

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día cumbersome
Pronunciación: ˈkʌmbəs(ə)m
adjective
large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry…