(Cambridge) Specialised hardware for bitblt operations (a blitter). Allegedly inspired by “Rasta Blasta”, British slang for the sort of portable stereo Americans call a “boom box” or “ghetto blaster”.
Single Image Random Dot Stereogram
- Raster burn
1. (Or terminal illness) Eyestrain brought on by too many hours of looking at low-resolution, poorly tuned, or glare-ridden monitors, especially graphics monitors. 2. The “burn-in” condition your CRT tends to get if you don’t use a screen saver. [Jargon File]
- Raster graphics image
noun See raster image
- Raster image
noun a type of digital image composed of individual pixels of various colors; also called raster graphics image , bit-map image , bitmap Examples A raster image may be put in many file formats such as GIF, JPEG, TIFF, BMP, PICT, and PCX.