jaggies


jaggies
Jagged artifacts in raster graphics, such as those caused by resizing a bitmap image without preserving its aspect ratio.

The anti-alias option in image editors helps to eliminate the jaggies.


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  • jaggies — n. (in Computer Graphics) pictures received in an unclear form and that have jagged edges (in low resolution computers) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Jaggies —   Jagged edges that appear on the edges of letters printed on some printers …   International financial encyclopaedia

  • jaggies —    In digital imaging, picture elements that are so large that the viewer becomes aware of them as small squares, with edges looking like zig zags. Also see aliased and anti aliased, definition, focus, pixels, image resolution, and vector graphic …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • jaggies — jag•gies [[t]ˈdʒæg iz[/t]] n. pl. cmp a jagged, stairstep effect on curved or diagonal lines that are reproduced in low resolution, as on a printout or computer display • Etymology: 1990–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • jaggies — /ˈdʒægiz/ (say jageez) plural noun the ragged edges of computer graphics …   Australian English dictionary

  • jaggies — /jag eez/, n.pl. a jagged, stairstep effect on curved or diagonal lines that are reproduced in low resolution, as on a printout or computer display …   Useful english dictionary


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