bitmap
noun Date: 1982 1. an array of binary data representing a bitmapped image or display; also a file containing such data 2. a bitmapped image or display

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  • bitmap — [bit′map΄] n. Comput. a representation of a graphic image, as a letter or number, as a sequence of bits that generates a corresponding pattern of pixels on a video screen * * * bit map or bit·map (bĭtʹmăp ) n. Computer Science A set of bits that… …   Universalium

  • bitmap — 1973, in computer jargon, from BIT (Cf. bit) (n.2) + MAP (Cf. map). Literally, a map of bits …   Etymology dictionary

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  • bitmap — ► NOUN ▪ a representation in which each item corresponds to one or more bits of information, especially the information used to control the display of a computer screen …   English terms dictionary

  • bitmap — [bit′map΄] n. Comput. a representation of a graphic image, as a letter or number, as a sequence of bits that generates a corresponding pattern of pixels on a video screen …   English World dictionary

  • Bitmap — In computer graphics, a bitmap or pixmap is a type of memory organization or image file format used to store digital images. The term bitmap comes from the computer programming terminology, meaning just a map of bits , a spatially mapped array of …   Wikipedia

  • Bitmap — Image matricielle Exemple d image matricielle Une image matricielle (ou image en mode point, ou en anglais une « bitmap » ou « raster ») est une image numérique dans un format de données qui se compose d un tableau de pixels… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • BitMaP — Windows bitmap Pour les articles homonymes, voir BMP. Windows bitmap Extension de fichier .bmp Type MIME image/x ms bmp (non officiel) Type de format …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bitmap — В Викисловаре есть статья «bitmap» Bitmap (англ. bit бит + map «карта») имеет значения: Битовая карта (битовый массив, битовый вектор) структура данных. Бинарное изображение (двухуровневое, двоичное) разновидность цифровых растровых… …   Википедия

  • Bitmap — Bịt|map 〈[ mæp] f. 10; EDV〉 (ein von der amerikan. Firma Microsoft entwickeltes) Datenformat, mit dessen Hilfe eine aus Pixeln bestehende Grafik direkt im Arbeitsspeicher des Computers od. der Grafikkarte abgebildet wird [<engl. bit „kleinste …   Universal-Lexikon

  • bitmap — [[t]bɪ̱tmæp[/t]] bitmaps, bitmapping, bitmapped VERB A bitmap is a type of graphics file on a computer. [COMPUTING] [V ed] Bitmapped maps require huge storage space. ...bitmap graphics for representing complex images such as photographs. Bitmap… …   English dictionary

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