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I recently completed some pseudoscience based team training designed to define each team members personality.

I've been asked to provide a “visual metaphor” with a blank page to do so on the feedback form.

Only problem is I can't find a decent definition after having looked around (Wiktionary, Wikipedia, Google Define etc.). Would appreciate a straight forward definition.

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how about just plain google? –  Mitch Jan 27 '12 at 0:44

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You're welcome.

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Ahhhhhhhhhhh......... ummmmmmmmmm....... I now feel as informed as I did looking at the top results on Google image search or reading this definition on ChaCha chacha.com/question/what-is-a-visual-metaphor –  xiaohouzi79 Jan 26 '12 at 23:17
    
Simplified: it means using a picture (of something completely different) to describe something. –  JeffSahol Jan 26 '12 at 23:20
    
Thanks @Jeff I think I got it now. Your about.com link above was helpful. –  xiaohouzi79 Jan 26 '12 at 23:21
    
@JeffSahol I took the liberty of linking the image to your about.com link, I hope you don't mind :-) –  Mahnax Jan 26 '12 at 23:26
    
Thanks, and sorry for the smart aleck answer but it was too much to pass up. –  JeffSahol Jan 26 '12 at 23:30

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