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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, ad banners as well as instructional sequences. The two most popular animation formats on the Web are animated GIFs and Flash. See animated GIF and Flash.
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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.
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.
but within the sketch-lined halls of Walt Disney Feature Animation, teams of animators are more inclined to believe ``the sky is the limit.
Animation On DVD: The Ultimate Guide is a comprehensive listing of over 1,600 animation and anime fils currently available on DVD.
Nasdaq:ADSK) has announced 3ds max 5 -- a significant feature release of its professional 3D animation and modeling software used by the largest community of animators worldwide to create compelling 3D animations.
Meanwhile, the members of Calgary's Quickdraw Animation Society (QAS) emerged as perhaps the most important producers of independent animation in Canada.
com/research/mg4h2k/global_animation) has announced the addition of the "Global Animation Industry: Strategies Trends & Opportunities 2012" report to their offering.
VALENCIA - Video game fans have a chance to channel some of their creativity into a fast-growing career field through a new certificate program in video game animation offered at College of the Canyons.
2000 48m prod Imax Corporation, Imax Sandde Animation, PDI, Spin Entertainment, Sony Pictures Imageworks, ExMachina, Satoshi Kitahara Inertia Pictures, Eye-Animation, Spans & Partner, REZN8, Dreamworks, 20th Century Fox Television, p Steve Hoban, Hugh Murray, d various, an various, mus Hummie Mann.
com/research/svs5mk/asian_animation_in) has announced the addition of the "Asian Animation Industry: Strategies Trends & Opportunities 2012" report to their offering.