Definition: Proprietary name of Adobe for image editing and manipulation application software. * May also be used as a verb, meaning to manipulate an image. Just gets better and better The latest versions of Photoshop improve are an object-lesson for other software developers in the depth of understanding of the business that it demonstrates. A long way from a utility for converting file formats that Adobe bought. Its market domination is proven by having its name elevated to the dubious pantheon of other trade-marks that entered our lexicon of verbs like Hoover, Xerox.

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