anti aliasing

antialiasing

[an-tee-ey-lee-uh-sing, an-tahy‐]
noun
a technique for smoothing out jagged lines in graphical computer output.
Compare aliasing.


Origin:
1990–95

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antialiasing   (ān'tē-ā'lē-ə-sĭng, ān'tī-)  Pronunciation Key 
In computer graphics, a software process for removing or reducing the jagged distortions in curves and diagonal lines so that the lines appear smooth or smoother.
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