Associations to the word «Pixel»


PIXEL, noun. One of the tiny dots that make up the representation of an image in a computer's memory.
PIXEL ART, noun. (computer graphics) A style of digital art drawn at the pixel level, sometimes having the pixels enlarged for a retro appearance.
PIXEL PEEP, verb. Alternative form of peep pixels
PIXEL PEEPER, noun. (idiomatic) (photography) A person who carefully scrutinizes a magnified digital photograph in order to evaluate resolution and image quality.
PIXEL PEEPING, verb. Present participle of pixel peep
PIXEL SHADER, noun. (computer graphics) A shader that operates on the level of individual pixels, used to generate complex visual effects.
PIXEL SHADERS, noun. Plural of pixel shader
PIXEL TRACKING, noun. (Internet) The use of code associated with a single pixel tag (invisible to the user) to monitor the activity of the user, especially his use of advertisements

Dictionary definition

PIXEL, noun. (computer science) the smallest discrete component of an image or picture on a CRT screen (usually a colored dot); "the greater the number of pixels per inch the greater the resolution".

Wise words

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