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Word of the Day 07/19/19 Eye-Minded

Eye-Minded (adjective)
eye-minded [ ahy-mahyn-did ]


adjective
1. disposed to perceive one's environment in visual terms and to recall sights more vividly than sounds, smells, etc.

Compare ear-minded, motor-minded.

RELATED FORMS
eye-mind·ed·ness, noun

Origin: First recorded in 1885–90

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EYE-MINDED
Eye-minded as he was, he came to have an artistic sense, to love decorative effects.
A HISTORY OF SCIENCE, VOLUME 1(OF 5)|HENRY SMITH WILLIAMS

The eye-minded person, moreover, has still another string to his bow.
NATURAL WONDERS|EDWIN TENNEY BREWSTER

It is true among human beings that most of them are eye-minded.
THE MEANING OF EVOLUTION|SAMUEL CHRISTIAN SCHMUCKER

Not many people are ear-minded; not nearly so many are as eye-minded.
NATURAL WONDERS|EDWIN TENNEY BREWSTER

In the first case you are eye-minded; in the second, ear-minded; in the third, motor-minded.
NATURAL WONDERS|EDWIN TENNEY BREWSTER

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.
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