external appearance of a clearly defined area, as distinguished from color or material
Fine Arts .
the organization, placement, or relationship of basic elements, as lines and colors in a painting or volumes and voids in a sculpture, so as to produce a coherent image; the formal structure of a work of art.
three-dimensional quality or volume, as of a represented object or anatomical part.
an object, person, or part of the human body or the appearance of any of these
the structure, pattern, organization, or essential nature of anything.
structure or pattern as distinguished from matter.
–verb (used with object)
to frame (ideas, opinions, etc.) in the mind.