initial graphics exchange specification


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initial graphics exchange specification

[i¦nish·əl ′graf·iks iks‚chānj ‚spes·ə·fə′kā·shən]
(computer science)
A standard graphics file format for three-dimensional wire-frame models. Abbreviated IGES.
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The Initial Graphics Exchange Specification previously offered only limited support for solid modeling.
1 of the Initial Graphics Exchange Specification (IGES) provides significant features for CAD vendors and users.
notes that industry standards like the Initial Graphics Exchange Specification (IGES) tend to be generic because there are no conformance sections written into the specifications.

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