raster graphics

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raster graphics

[′ras·tər ¦graf·iks]
(computer science)
A computer graphics coding technique which codes each picture element of the picture area in digital form. Also known as bit-mapped graphics.

raster graphics

(graphics)
Computer graphics in which an image is composed of an array of pixels arranged in rows and columns.

Opposite: vector graphics.
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Other than that, more basemaps and raster format are supported, like TIFF and Google Maps.
All the thematic layers were converted to raster format with cell size of30 x 30 m resolution and thus the correlation oflandslide and triggering factors were evaluated.
In order to display the data in a raster format, each value, or a range of values, is assigned a specific color.
In a raster format [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 2a OMITTED], each map layer is represented by a matrix of grid cells, with horizontal rows usually aligned in an east-west direction and the vertical columns aligned in a north-south direction (Aronoff, 1989).
We are able to view construction plans in raster format associated with any of the base maps in our customized GIS.
Some document archival and retrieval systems, such as the optical storage system at Chevron Chemical, will only handle data in standard raster format.
Trusted as a raster format by geospatial professionals since 1992 and supported in virtually all GIS applications, MrSID is the highest quality file format with the most advanced compression technology available.
Either the existing lateral cards may be scanned into a raster format and linked to each house on the aerials, or else the lateral information may be typed into a database format and this database may be linked to the aerials.
This new Cohesia module allows users to call out important product requirements on an engineering drawing that has been saved in a raster format such as TIFF or PDF.
Imaging, such as converting WMF to PDF, converting WMF to Raster Format, converting WMF to Webp, cropping WMF File while converting to Raster Format and resize WMF File while converting to Raster Format.
Zenographics' Zx is a high-speed imaging subsystem that renders high-resolution data at hundreds of pages per minute utilizing an innovative compressed continuous tone raster format.
We are committed to increase the number of logs available in digital and raster format.