producing images that are sharp and finely detailed (Freq. 1)

high-resolution photography


a high-resolution lens


high-resolution television

Ant: ↑low-resolution

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/huy"rez'euh looh"sheuhn/, adj.
1. having or capable of producing an image characterized by fine detail: high-resolution photography; high-resolution lens.
2. Computers. of or pertaining to CRTs, printers, or other output devices that produce images that are sharp and finely detailed rather than blurry and inexact (opposed to low-resolution).

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highˈ-resoluˈtion adjective
(of a computer monitor, TV screen, etc) showing an image in great detail by using a large number of dots per unit area
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Main Entry:high

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high-resolution UK US adjective computing
producing a very clear printed or video image by using a large number of lines or dots
Thesaurus: clear to the sensessynonym senses and using the senseshyponym

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ˌhigh-resoˈlution 7 [high-resolution] (also hi-res, high-res) adjective
(of a photograph or an image on a computer or television screen) showing a lot of clear sharp detail

a high-resolution scan

See also:hi-res

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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