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  1. In computer graphics, a raster graphics image or bitmap, is a data structure representing a generally rectangular grid of pixels, or points of color, viewable via a monitor, paper, or other display medium

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 14, 2008
  2. are stored in image files with varying formats (see Comparison of graphics file formats)

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  3. A bitmap corresponds bit-for-bit with an image displayed on a screen, generally in the same format used for storage in the display's video memory, or maybe as a device-independent bitmap

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  4. Bitmap is technically characterized by the width and height of the image in pixels and by the number of bits per pixel (a color depth, which determines the number of colors it can represent)

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 14, 2008
  5. The printing and prepress industries know raster graphics as contones (from "continuous tones") and refer to vector graphics as "line work"

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