multimedia

(redirected from Multi-media)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.

mul·ti·me·di·a

 (mŭl′tē-mē′dē-ə, -tī-)
pl.n. (used with a sing. verb)
The combined use of media, such as movies, music, lighting, and the internet, as for education, entertainment, or advertising.
adj.
1. Of or relating to the combined use of several media: a multimedia installation at the art gallery.
2. Computers Of or relating to an application that integrates different media, such as text, graphics, video, and sound.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

multimedia

(ˌmʌltɪˈmiːdɪə)
pl n
(Communications & Information) the combined use of media such as television, slides, etc, esp in education
adj
1. (Communications & Information) of or relating to the use of a combination of media: multimedia teaching aids.
2. (Computer Science) computing of or relating to any of various systems which can manipulate data in a variety of forms, such as sound, graphics, or text
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

mul•ti•me•di•a

(ˌmʌl tiˈmi di ə, ˌmʌl taɪ-)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
1. the combined use of several media, as sound and video in a computer application.
adj.
2. of or involving the use of several media simultaneously.
3. having or offering the use of various communications or promotional media.
[1960–65]
mul`ti•me′di•al, adj.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.multimedia - transmission that combine media of communication (text and graphics and sound etc.)multimedia - transmission that combine media of communication (text and graphics and sound etc.)
transmission - communication by means of transmitted signals
hypermedia, hypermedia system, interactive multimedia, interactive multimedia system - a multimedia system in which related items of information are connected and can be presented together
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations
multimédia

multimedia

[ˈmʌltɪˈmiːdɪə] ADJ [aids, presentation] (also Comput) → multimedia
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

multimedia

[ˌmʌltiˈmiːdiə] n
(= products with sound, pictures, film) → multimédia m
(EDUCATION)multimédia m
(ART)multimédia m multimedia machinemultimedia machine nordinateur m multimédiamulti-millionaire multimillionaire [ˌmʌltimɪliəˈnɛər] nmultimillionnaire m/f, multimilliardaire m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
References in periodicals archive ?
Panaji, (Goa) [India], Nov 21 ( ANI ): Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore today inaugurated a multi-media digital exhibition on Mahatma Gandhi at the International Film festival of India (IFFI) in Panaji, Goa.
has completed the acquisition of public relations and multi-media firm 10 Day Media, Inc., the group said.
"In multi-media classrooms, trained teachers will use digital content having videos, animations, simulations and assessments that will also facilitate self-learning," he said.
* Do middle and primary schools in cities, counties and rural areas display grade differences in ICT application, such as "utilization of multi-media classrooms" and "proportion of ICT aided courses"?
Rondo-Pak's multi-media cartons are designed as solutions for product launches, patient education kits, physician training kits, clinical trials and sales demonstrations.
OWING his ecstatically received six -night run at London's Soho eatre, which sold out in just two hours, and his highestcharting solo album with American Interior, Gru Rhys has announced details of an ambitious multi-media tour of Glastonbury Festival.
By using multi-media in your website delivery, you can establish your identity as a leading expert in your community.
Paul Jones, head of Press Association Training's Multi-Media course, said: "This is marvellous news and our trainers are delighted.
M2 PHARMA-December 12, 2012-Lifeline Skin Care Corporation reports launch of new sales programmes & multi-media marketing campaigns(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
THE CREAM OF Welsh business The Wales Top 300 supplement is the definitive annual multi-media publication about the Welsh companies which have recorded the highest turnovers during the most recent financial year.
Virgin America launches integrated multi-media campaign Virgin America brings its tech and design-driven in-flight experience to life through an integrated multi-media campaign that features some of the airline's frequent flyers.

Full browser ?