ink smudge

ink smudge

[′iŋk ‚sməj]
(computer science)
In character recognition, the overflow of ink beyond the original edges of a printed or handwritten character.
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For example, if a light copy or ink smudge or other defect caused the scanning software to make the letter "S" look like the number "5" in an instance of the word "Senate," then a search for the word "Senate" is not going to find that instance (it will be digitized as "5enate").
TOP MARQUES: Camisole pounds 60, jeans pounds 85, both from the New York collection; JACKSON: Puff sleeve jacket pounds 140, striped top pounds 55, ink smudge skirt pounds 70, belt pounds 30, all by Betty Jackson; NEW YORK: Jacket pounds 140, trousers pounds 85, striped camisole pounds 60, all from the New York collection; NUTTALL: Bow top pounds 45 by Sonja Nuttall; IN THE BAG: Canvas; bag pounds 35 by Orla Kiely
The (OMR) which operates on a dual track and ensures that an ink smudge or accidental mark is detected as an error, not a command.
It increases security because it prints the same amount of marks on every form, making sure an ink smudge or accidental mark is detected as an error, not a command.
You can see the Census form, above on the right, complete with crossingsout and ink smudges, lled in by Henry Morton, aged 43, whose occupation was given as 'engineer shipbuilding' .
Moreover, the ink smudges all over if lefties try to write each character in the same direction as righties.
At times, they even produced reprints with ink smudges on them, the artist explained.
P member and senior lawyer Prashant Bhushan also had ink smudges on his hands but he continued to speak.
The `ink smudges' tht you are talking about are not ink smudges but just dirty and soiled cards from being handle a lot by someone with dirty hands.
Elsewhere, everyday for a month Annette Messager predicts what the next 24 hours will bring by writing her name, folding the paper and then interpreting the resulting ink smudges.
Because of ink smudges on sample HPL chips, I have known architects to misread and specify the wrong SKU.
Stickel says readers seldom complain about the way the Patriot News looks, but often complain about the way the ink smudges off on their hands.