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highlight

Art, etc an area of the lightest tone in a painting, drawing, photograph, etc.

highlight

1. In a field of view, a local region that is emphasized, usually by increased local illumination.
2. An area on a metal surface which has been most exposed to a buffing or polishing operation, and hence has the highest luster.

highlight

To select an item in a menu, on the desktop or within an application in order to copy, move, delete, mark or launch it. Highlighting is typically accomplished by pointing to the object with the mouse and clicking the left mouse button. See Win Highlighting items and highlight bar.


Highlights
The color and shading of highlighted items depends on the OS: Windows XP (top), Windows 7 (middle) and Mac (bottom).


Highlights
The color and shading of highlighted items depends on the OS: Windows XP (top), Windows 7 (middle) and Mac (bottom).


Highlights
The color and shading of highlighted items depends on the OS: Windows XP (top), Windows 7 (middle) and Mac (bottom).
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From there, you can choose any stories from your archive, select a cover for your highlight and give it a name," Instagram said.
CAST's cloud-based Highlight is a new weapon in the CIO's armory, using advanced benchmarking to assess software risk, complexity and size across large IT portfolios.
Highlight tracks: Toots' ``Country Roads,'' Eric Bibb's (son of folkie Leon Bibb) thoughtful ``Turning World,'' the beautiful Creole singing of Jessica on ``Ying Yang''
Highlight picked up Kirch's 21% stake in Constantin last year in a $26 million cash-and-stock deal, later increasing its share to 25% from stock market buys.
The sponsorship of the highlight shows sees Foster's adding highlight to its comprehensive comedy portfolio, which includes sponsorship of the prestigious Edinburgh Comedy Awards, British Comedy Awards and comedy on Channel 4.
Teen visits to the hair salon for highlights herald a new era of back-to-school rituals for teen and pre-teen girls that includes manicures and pedicures and getting their eyebrows waxed and shaped.
CineSport, the only sports news and highlights aggregator, produces and distributes customized sports video news and highlight shows to a broad range of websites, including those of daily newspapers, local television and radio stations.
com Highlight Mixer," a new feature that will allow basketball fans to create customized video packages with top plays and highlights from the 2007 NBA All-Star Game and throughout the 2006-07 NBA season directly on NBA.
Court Decisions highlight key rulings from the Tax Court and other federal courts
First-half highlight: More like a highlight reel - pick any of his eye-popping dunks and reverse layups.
Edward Olmstead and his team, from the Options Professor newsletter, highlight a play on a company in the aerospace/defense industry, along with one from the computer systems sector.
The companies that IDC has chosen to highlight as emerging players to watch for 2007 are (in alphabetical order) Dexterra, Firethorn, GoGoMo, GrandCentral Communications, InnoPath, iSkoot, JumpTap, mFormation Technologies, Sonic Branding Solutions, and TeleNav.