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vertical resolution[′vərd·ə·kəl ‚rez·ə′lü·shən]
The number of distinct horizontal lines, alternately black and white, that can be seen in the reproduced image of a television or facsimile test pattern; it is primarily fixed by the number of horizontal lines used in scanning. Also known as vertical definition.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
vertical resolutionThe number of rows, dots or lines from top to bottom on a printed page, display screen or fixed area such as one inch. Contrast with "horizontal resolution," which is the number of elements, dots or columns from left to right.
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