Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Work in the graphic or plastic arts, especially small handmade decorative or artistic objects.
  • n. An illustrative and decorative element, such as a line drawing or photograph, used in a printed work, such as a book.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A painting, drawing, sculpture or other piece of creative, visual art
  • n. Artistic work.
  • n. The graphical elements to be included in a reproduced work.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. photographs, illustrations, or other visual representations other than the text, in a printed publication.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. photographs or other visual representations in a printed publication

Etymologies

art +‎ work. (Wiktionary)

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