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bitmap

bitmap

noun bit·map \ˈbit-ˌmap\

computers : an image which is stored as an arrangement of bits that represent each of the small dots that form the image

Full Definition of BITMAP

1
:  an array of binary data representing a bitmapped image or display; also :  a file containing such data
2
:  a bitmapped image or display

First Known Use of BITMAP

1982

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