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A state of indecisive agitation.
intr.v. dith·ered, dith·er·ing, dith·ers
To be nervously irresolute in acting or doing.

[Alteration of didder, from Middle English dideren, to tremble; see diddle2.]
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Noun1.dithering - the process of representing intermediate colors by patterns of tiny colored dots that simulate the desired color
video digitizing - the process of capturing and converting and storing video images for use by a computer


nj (Comput: graphics mode) → Farbmischung f
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It supports 18-bit and 24-bit color and full motion video and compensates for any color shifts caused by LCD components such as CCFLs and optical films.
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The DocuScan 9000 also offers a 500-page automatic document feeder module; document skew detection and correction; a manual feed module; integrated capture and transport control software; and a 24-bit color image capture camera with selectable, simultaneous output of any combination of color, grayscale and bitonal images.
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CRT, LCD, plasma or projection displays can be converted into a high-resolution television screen up to 1024 X 768, with 24-bit color and a full-screen image.
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