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flat shading

In computer graphics, a technique for computing a one-tone shaded surface to simulate simple lighting. See Gouraud shading.


Types of Shading
Flat, Gouraud and Phong shading are the three most common types of shading used on 3D objects. (Image courtesy of Intergraph Computer Systems.)
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