[pleys-muh nt] /ˈpleɪs mənt/
the act of placing.
the state of being placed.
the act of an employment office or employer in filling a position.
the placement of furniture.
(in tennis, badminton, handball, etc.) a winning shot in which the ball or shuttlecock is so hit that one’s opponent is unable to return it.
the act of placing or the state of being placed
arrangement or position
the process or business of finding employment
1835, from place (v.) + -ment.
[pik-suh-leyt] /ˈpɪk səˌleɪt/ verb (used with object), pixelated, pixelating. 1. in computer graphics and digital photography, to cause (an image) to break up into pixels, as by overenlarging the image: When enlarging a photograph, first increase the resolution to avoid pixelating it. 2. to blur (parts of a digital image) by creating unclear, pixel-like patches, […]
[pik-suh l, -sel] /ˈpɪk səl, -sɛl/ noun, Computers, Television. 1. the smallest element of an image that can be individually processed in a video display system. /ˈpɪksəl/ noun 1. any of a number of very small picture elements that make up a picture, as on a visual display unit n. 1969, coined to describe the […]
[piks] /pɪks/ noun 1. . [piks] /pɪks/ noun, plural pix for 2. 1. a plural of 1 . 2. 2 . [pik] /pɪk/ noun, plural pix [piks] /pɪks/ (Show IPA), pics. Slang. 1. a movie. 2. a photograph. [peek] /pik/ noun, Piquet. 1. the scoring of 30 points in the declaration of hands and in […]
/piːwɑːkɑːwɑːkɑː/ noun (pl) piwakawaka 1. a New Zealand fantail, Rhipidura Fuliginosa