bitmap

noun bit·map \ ˈbit-ˌmap \

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

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First Known Use of bitmap

1980

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of bitmap for English Language Learners

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


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