noun, Movies, Television.
Also called composite shot. Movies, Television. a type of process photography in which two or more shots are juxtaposed and projected simultaneously on the screen.
Computers. a mode of operation that uses windows to enable simultaneous viewing of two or more displays on the same screen.
- Composite video
noun See component video
[strey-toh-vol-key-noh, strat-oh-] /ˌstreɪ toʊ vɒlˈkeɪ noʊ, ˌstræt oʊ-/ noun, plural stratovolcanoes, stratovolcanos. 1. a large, steep volcano built up of alternating layers of lava and ash or cinders. n. coined in German (von Seebach, 1866), from strato-, comb. form of stratus (see stratum) + volcano. So called for its composite structure. stratovolcano (strāt’ō-vŏl-kā’nō) See under […]
[kuh m-poz-it] /kəmˈpɒz ɪt/ adjective 1. made up of disparate or separate parts or elements; compound: a composite drawing; a composite philosophy. 2. Botany. belonging to the Compositae. Compare . 3. (initial capital letter) Architecture. noting or pertaining to one of the five classical orders, popular especially since the beginning of the Renaissance but invented […]
[kom-puh-zish-uh n] /ˌkɒm pəˈzɪʃ ən/ noun 1. the act of combining parts or elements to form a whole. 2. the resulting state or product. 3. manner of being composed; structure: This painting has an orderly composition. 4. makeup; constitution: His moral composition was impeccable. 5. an aggregate material formed from two or more substances: a […]