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animation

a. the techniques used in the production of animated cartoons
b. a variant of animated cartoon

animation

(graphics)
The creation of artificial moving images.

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animation

Moving diagrams or cartoons that are made up of a sequence of images displayed one after the other. Animations are created for entertainment, training and commercials. See computer-generated imagery, animated GIF and Flash.
References in classic literature ?
He spoke with an animation and earnestness that gave an exaggerated importance to every syllable he uttered.
Even now, as I commence my task, his full- toned voice swells in my ears; his lustrous eyes dwell on me with all their melancholy sweetness; I see his thin hand raised in animation, while the lineaments of his face are irradiated by the soul within.
'beautiful faces' and promising 'animation of countenance' no one who has not beheld them can form any adequate idea.
Rushworth was quite ready to retire, and make way for the fortunate young woman whom her dear son had selected; and very early in November removed herself, her maid, her footman, and her chariot, with true dowager propriety, to Bath, there to parade over the wonders of Sotherton in her evening parties; enjoying them as thoroughly, perhaps, in the animation of a card-table, as she had ever done on the spot; and before the middle of the same month the ceremony had taken place which gave Sotherton another mistress.
He was [29] meant--we see it in the variety, the high level both of matter and style, the animation, the gravity, of one after another of these thoughts--on religion, on poetry, on politics in the highest sense; on their most abstract principles, and on the authors who have given them a personal colour; on the genius of those authors, as well as on their concrete works; on outlying isolated subjects, such as music, and special musical composers--he was meant, if people ever are meant for special lines of activity, for the best sort of criticism, the imaginative criticism; that criticism which is itself a kind of construction, or creation, as it penetrates, through the given literary or artistic product, into the mental and inner constitution of the producer, shaping his work.
'In future, we are planning on producing different animations showcasing different aspects of life and other areas of interest to all Batswana,' Lemogang explained.
He has directed 10 short animations and written 14 screen plays and participated in 19 national and international festivals.
In the late 1960s, Azerbaijanfilm studio was provided with necessary facilities to make animations.
Founded in 1998, ZEXCS is known for the animation production of a number of television series such as Diabolik Lovers, The Great Passage, and Frame Arms Girl, original video animations and films.
"(One is) Ironixcomix, the Saudi company and publishing house that is building up artists and authors communities to help them build and publish high-quality content that is good enough for future animations."
Sally Griffith, director of cinema at Chapter and director of Film Hub Wales said: "Cardiff has long been recognised as a home for animation, from the early outings of Jerry The Troublesome Tyke to animators such as Baftawinning Joanna Quinn and Clothcat Animations, working today to surprise, challenge and entertain audiences.
Houdini has also been used to create effects in many older animations such as Frozen, Rio, Ant bully and more.