character outline

character outline

[′kar·ik·tər ′au̇t‚līn]
(computer science)
The graphic pattern formed by the stroke edges of a printed or handwritten character in character recognition.
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Federico always had an appreciation for the south, and studied works of other authors such as Stephen King, Anne Rice, and her son, Christopher Rice, in order to emulate the perfect plot and character outline. Said famous authors spooked Federico, yet excited him at the same time.
Laura says as soon as she saw the character outline for Candy, she recognised quite a few similarities between them.
The producer bought film rights to the police corruption drama based only on a single chapter and character outline by author Peter Maas, with whom he had worked on "The Valachi Papers."
In the end, such confusion wasn't worth hazarding: Powell's appeal as a flamboyant character outline is negated by screenplay's shallow psychological depths.
After successful LP detection, each character is segmented from the detected LP using pixel connectivity [7], projection profiles [8][15], prior knowledge of characters [2][4], character outlines [13], and combined features [9], respectively.
In one comic strip, a character outlines what has become known as the Bechdel Test: 1 would only go to a movie if It satisfies three basic requirements.
The new title "Don Juan in Soho" signals the fact that, although Marber ("Closer") sticks almost religiously to the story, structure and character outlines of the original, his version is about more than just moving from 1665 to the present day.
Handel used musical material and character outlines from many of his earlier works and most of the strictly new material was composed for the recitatives.
In a stirring dramatic monologue, the aged title character outlines his plans to abandon his dreary kingdom of Ithaca to reclaim lost glory in a final adventure on the seas.
Act two becomes less clunky, sticking to the more accessible plot of "Interview With the Vampire." But even the most accomplished ensemble would have trouble breathing life into these bloodless character outlines or their hastily sketched bonds.
Recording in a studio, alongside the other actors, Kate says she was given just two character outlines and pictures to work with.