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animation

a. the techniques used in the production of animated cartoons
b. a variant of animated cartoon

animation

(graphics)
The creation of artificial moving images.

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animation

Moving diagrams or cartoons that are made up of a sequence of images displayed one after the other. Animations are created for entertainment, ad banners as well as instructional sequences. The two most popular animation formats on the Web are animated GIFs and Flash. See animated GIF and Flash.
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We always liked each others' style of graphics and thought we could combine our expertise in different areas to offer animated graphics for both broadcast and websites.
In Many other virtual worlds, a user interacts with information supplied in a database or with animated graphics that have been prepared beforehand.
Simple, animated graphics also assist the operator by changing size, shape and color depending on die status of a process.
The volume of text output has grown in six languages (+48 percent in French, +18 percent for other languages); Launch of an international video service in seven languages and an upgrade to high definition since September 15, making AFP the first agency to deliver in HD ; Launch of an animated graphics service in six languages since 2005 ; The multimedia service reinforced and made available in seven languages.
The dramatic animated graphics - created by the Solomon Group, the same company that designed the new Superdome lighting - were rendered in 3D and will appear as if they are protruding from the building.
The CD- ROM contains data files and animated graphics.
LCDs, double-sided monitors, animated graphics, three-dimensional directions and interrogative facilities are all possibilities.
An animated graphics package allows custom-designed displays.
AFP is a worldwide news agency that delivers multimedia content including text, photos, animated graphics and video clips.
With a few clicks, even a beginner can customize one of hundreds of pre-loaded templates to produce captivating animated graphics in minutes.
Each day it supplies about 5,000 stories, 2 to 3,000 photos, 80 graphics and animated graphics and 30 video reports to clients around the world.