pic·to·ri·al /pɪkˈtoriəl, ˈtɔr-/
Pic·to·ri·al a. Of or pertaining to pictures; illustrated by pictures; forming pictures; representing with the clearness of a picture; as, a pictorial dictionary; a pictorial imagination. “Pictorial rhetoric.” --Ruskin. -- Pic*to*ri*al*ly, adv.
adj 1: pertaining to or consisting of pictures; "pictorial
perspective"; "pictorial records" [syn: pictural]
2: evoking lifelike images within the mind; "pictorial poetry
and prose"; "graphic accounts of battle"; "a lifelike
portrait"; "a vivid description" [syn: graphic, lifelike,
n : a periodical (magazine or newspaper) containing many