• noun
    (written as PDF)
    a format for electronic documents that enables all their original features, including page layout, text, photographs and colours, to be viewed on different computers or systems.



  • (written as PDF)
    Abbreviation of portable document Format. A de facto standard file format for the preparation, distribution, viewing, manipulating, and printing of documents. PDF always displays files exactly as created, and works across most platforms.

Information & Library Science

  • noun
    (written as PDF)
    a data file generated from PostScript that is platform-independent, application-independent and font-independent

Media Studies

  • noun a format that allows different types of documents to be viewed and printed using Adobe‚Äôs Acrobat