QuickDraw


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QuickDraw

(library, graphics)
Part of the software in the Apple Macintosh's ROM that performs graphics operations.
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QuickDraw

The graphics language in the Mac prior to Mac OS Version 10. It translates elementary commands in an application to graphics and text elements for the printer and screen. QuickDraw GX added special effects, better font handling and printer management. See Display PostScript, Display PDF and graphics language.
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ActiveCaptain allows users to update and purchase maps and charts from the OneChart storefront on a mobile device anytime, reference the ActiveCaptain community for marina and other points of interest details, access to Quickdraw Community data and more.
An extended quickdraw mag, a compensator and a 4x or 6x scope go well with the rifle.
In preparation for the shooting scenes and the legendary "Yo homie, that my briefcase?" quickdraw scene, method-actor Cruise reportedly fired 3,000 rounds and practiced his draw thousands of times, and you can see him practicing it over and over and over and over in the bonus features on the DVD.
And a Baughman-style quickdraw front sight was pinned to the rib.
The diverse company has now struck a deal with US multi-millionaire inventor Dane Scarborough to take his QuickDraw product to the British market.
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Mobile Quickdraw Community Easily upload and download the latest community-made Quickdraw Contours chart and map content.
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Garmin's Quickdraw Community is among the most recent sources.
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The quickdraw click-ejection brings out the pen instantly and requires less attention and effort to pull out.
This is followed by a quickdraw where they have 30 minutes to attempt an anatomically accurate sketch that captures the likeness of a stranger.