Definition of "textual" []

  • Of, relating to, or conforming to a text. (adjective)
  • Of or relating to a text or texts (adjective)

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  • Based on or conforming to a text (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "textual" in a sentence
  • "The nav element is meant for blocks of links, not for individual links mentioned in textual content or for links in the footer area of a section or article."
  • "The real lair of the potential lurks not so much in textual meaning as in the production of that meaning, always in process."
  • "This combination of interests is intended to foster connections between scholars working in textual analysis and those working in other areas of humanities computing"