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computer graphics Explained

computer graphics at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Use of computers to produce visual images, or the images so produced. Creating computer graphics requires a digital computer to store and manipulate images, a display screen, input/output devices, and specialized software that enables the computer to draw, color, and manipulate images held in memory. The field has widespread use in business, scientific research, and entertainment. Monitors attached to CAD/CAM systems have replaced drafting boards. Computer simulation using graphically displayed quantities permits scientific study and testing of such phenomena as nuclear and chemical reactions, gravitational interactions, and physiological systems. See also computer art.

computer graphics at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

computer graphics
n : the pictorial representation and manipulation of data by a

computer graphics at English (WD) Of Explained:

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Inter: en-noun » ?|head=computer graphics
  • Inter: computin » g the representation and manipulation of pictorial data by a computer
    1. Inter: computin » g the various technologies used to create and manipulate such pictorial data
    2. Inter: computin » g the images so produced
    3. Inter: computin » g a sub-field of computer science which studies methods for digitally synthesizing and manipulating visual content.

      See also

      * CAD, computer-aided design

  • image compression
  • pixel
  • ray tracing
  • rendering
  • raster graphics
  • vector graphics

  • Translation: lt » computer graphics
    Translation: ta » computer graphics
    Translation: zh » computer graphics