AVI

noun
\ ˌā-ˌvē-ˈī How to pronounce AVI (audio) \
plural AVIs

Definition of AVI

: a computer file format that contains audio and video data and is used to play back the audio and video data simultaneously also : a data file using this format

First Known Use of AVI

1991, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for AVI

Audio Video Interleaved

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“AVI.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/AVI. Accessed 29 Feb. 2020.

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