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- A striking and vivid representation; a picture.
- A vivid graphic scene of a group of people arranged as in a painting.
- In solitaire card games, the main area, where random cards can be arranged.
a vivid scene arranged as in a painting
tableau m (plural tableaux)
- picture (a captured image)
- board (on which to write)
- table (arrangement of rows and columns)