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highlight

Art, etc an area of the lightest tone in a painting, drawing, photograph, etc.

highlight

1. In a field of view, a local region that is emphasized, usually by increased local illumination.
2. An area on a metal surface which has been most exposed to a buffing or polishing operation, and hence has the highest luster.

highlight

To select an item in a menu, on the desktop or within an application in order to copy, move, delete, mark or launch it. Highlighting is typically accomplished by pointing to the object with the mouse and clicking the left mouse button. See Win Highlighting items and highlight bar.


Highlights
The color and shading of highlighted items depends on the OS: Windows XP (top), Windows 7 (middle) and Mac (bottom).


Highlights
The color and shading of highlighted items depends on the OS: Windows XP (top), Windows 7 (middle) and Mac (bottom).


Highlights
The color and shading of highlighted items depends on the OS: Windows XP (top), Windows 7 (middle) and Mac (bottom).
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Besides highlighting in multiple linked views, a group of objects belonging together may need to be highlighted in a single view to denote the importance or the cohesion of them.
A presentation from the Statens Serum Institut in Denmark highlighted the association between flouroquinolone-resistant Campylobacter infections, as compared to susceptible ones, and a higher frequency of invasive illness, hospitalization, and death.
It doesn't do sentence case unless the highlighted text contains a period or semicolon.
Jicha even highlighted a 4-year-old whose talent agent felt her hair needed to be blonder for a television commercial.
Titles highlighted in our young adult roundup garnered enthusiastic recommendations from Asli, who is a voracious reader of anything I buy for her.
A vacation spot that has unique good features appears more attractive when those features are highlighted than when comparative advertising (our agency is better than another because.
will provide additional coverage highlighted by live chats, in-race updates, driver information, and columns from Andres Agulla and Alex Pombo.
First, highlighted observations must not change shape or size as a result of highlighting, as this has the potential to fundamentally change how observations are interpreted.
Move OrderDate by clicking and holding the left mouse button down and dragging the highlighted OrderDate to the first column, as shown on the bottom of exhibit 14.
The conference also highlighted the reemergence of the communications market now underway.
Programming highlighted commentary from the Executive Director of the National Association of Secondary School Principles to talk about the benefits of in-school verse out-of-school suspensions.