(Contraction of “pixel map”). A 3 dimensional array of bits corresponding to a 2 dimensional array of pixels. It is used, for example, in the X Window System to describe a memory region where graphics can be drawn without affecting the screen. Typically this is used for the efficient handling of expose events, icon images or for animation. Compare bitmap.
[pik-see] /ˈpɪk si/ noun, plural pixies, adjective 1. .
[Sephardic Hebrew pee-yoot; Ashkenazic Hebrew pee-yoo t] /Sephardic Hebrew piˈyut; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈpi yʊt/ noun, plural Piyyutim [Sephardic Hebrew pee-yoo-teem; Ashkenazic Hebrew pi-yoo-tim] /Sephardic Hebrew pi yuˈtim; Ashkenazic Hebrew pɪˈyu tɪm/ (Show IPA). Judaism. 1. a liturgical poem included in the services on holidays and special Sabbaths in addition to the established prayers.
[pee-zeyn] /ˈpi zeɪn/ noun, Armor. 1. a mail collar of the 14th century, worn with a hauberk.
[pi-zahr-oh; Spanish pee-thahr-raw, -sahr-] /pɪˈzɑr oʊ; Spanish piˈθɑr rɔ, -ˈsɑr-/ noun 1. Francisco [fran-sis-koh;; Spanish frahn-thees-kaw,, -sees-] /frænˈsɪs koʊ;; Spanish frɑnˈθis kɔ,, -ˈsis-/ (Show IPA), c1470–1541, Spanish conqueror of Peru. /pɪˈzɑːrəʊ; Spanish piˈθarrɔ/ noun 1. Francisco (franˈθisko). ?1475–1541, Spanish conqueror of Peru. He landed in Peru (1532), murdered the Inca King Atahualpa (1533), and founded […]