raster graphics

Definitions

Computing

Electronics

  • Images formed by bitmaps. common formats include JPEG, GIF, and TIFF. This contrasts with vector graphics, in which images are represented in the form of equations and graphics primitives. Also called raster images, bitmapped graphics, or bitmap images.
  • synonymraster images

Publishing

  • plural noun graphics where the image is built up in lines running across the screen or page
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