computer graphics

noun (used with a plural verb)

pictorial computer output produced on a display screen, plotter, or printer.
the study of the techniques used to produce such output.

Nearby words

  1. computer architecture,
  2. computer conferencing,
  3. computer crime,
  4. computer dating,
  5. computer game,
  6. computer language,
  7. computer law,
  8. computer literacy,
  9. computer literate,
  10. computer memory

Origin of computer graphics

First recorded in 1970–75 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for computer graphics

computer graphics


(functioning as singular) the use of a computer to produce and manipulate pictorial images on a video screen, as in animation techniques or the production of audiovisual aids
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