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dot matrix
dot matrix
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noun
Computers.
a method of forming characters and graphics, used by CRTs and other screens, some printers
(dotmatrix printers)
and some plotters, by creating the desired pattern using dots from a dense matrix.
Origin:
1960–65
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dot matrix
noun
a rectangular matrix of dots from which written characters can be formed
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
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