a set of standards and file format for compression of digital color images.
an image file compressed in this format.
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How to use JPEG in a sentence
Apologizing via Twitter is like marking your anniversary by having your secretary send a JPEG of a rose to your wife.Hey Daniel Tosh—No One Believes Your Lame Twitter Apology | Jesse Singal | July 14, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for JPEG
a standard file format for compressing pictures by disposing of redundant pixels
a picture held in this file format
(as modifier): a JPEG image
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Scientific definitions for JPEG
Short for Joint Photographic Experts Group.
A standard algorithm for the compression of digital images, making it easier to store and transmit them.
A digital image that has been compressed using this algorithm.
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