bit mapped display

   A technique in which images are produced by coupling each pixel (picture element or dot) in a display with a particular bit in memory. The result produces displays of superior resolution.

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  • bit-mapped — ˈ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷ adjective : of, relating to, or being a digital image or display for which an array of binary data specifies the value of each pixel bit mapped graphics * * * bitˈ mapped adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑bit …   Useful english dictionary

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  • bit map — bit mapped, adj. a piece of text, a drawing, etc., represented, as on a computer display, by the activation of certain dots in a rectangular matrix of dots. * * * …   Universalium

  • bit map — bit mapped, adj. a piece of text, a drawing, etc., represented, as on a computer display, by the activation of certain dots in a rectangular matrix of dots …   Useful english dictionary

  • bit-map — Method by which a display space (such as a graphics image file) is defined, including the colour of each of its pixels (or bits). In effect, a bit map is an array of binary data representing the values of pixels in an image or display. A GIF is… …   Universalium

  • bit-map — ˈ ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷ noun 1. : an array of binary data representing a bit mapped image or display ; also : a file containing such data 2. : a bit mapped image or display …   Useful english dictionary

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