jaggies


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jag•gies

(ˈdʒæg iz)
n.pl.
a jagged, stairstep effect on curved or diagonal lines that are reproduced in low resolution, as on a printout or computer display.
[1990–95]

jaggies

Images or graphics that have distorted by aliasing.
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