- computer-generated images/computer-generated imagery: digital graphics used in visual media, often in the form of 3D animation.
Origin of CGI
First recorded in 1970–75
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- computer-generated image or imagery
- common gateway interface
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Word Origin and History for computer-generated imagery
by 2004, initialism for computer-generated imagery.
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