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low resolution

A low-grade display or printing quality due to a lower number of dots or lines per inch.
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What we didn't expect to find was a 306-pound (though she's recently dieted down to 290), moon-faced woman who does short, deadpan, lo-res videos with names such as "Confessions of a Fat Ass" and "Crotchless Panties" (that's about the day her boyfriend's dog chewed up the laundry) and who gets fan mail from around the world.
It has two settings, hi-res and lo-res (though if they're honest they'd call them pathetic res and useless res).
January '99: Vendor database added to Cumulus for lo-res lookup.
On the submenu, you will find an option entided, Very Lo-Res Graphics.