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Meaning of "hi-def" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HI-DEF

hi-def  [ˌhaɪˈdɛf] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HI-DEF

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hi-Def can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES HI-DEF MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of hi-def in the English dictionary

The definition of hi-def in the dictionary is of or relating to broadcasting systems that offer a picture with superior definition. Other definition of hi-def is high definition television.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HI-DEF


deaf
dɛf
def
dɛf
half-deaf
ˌhɑːfˈdɛf
semideaf
ˌsɛmɪˈdɛf
undeaf
ʌnˈdɛf
word-deaf
ˈwɜːdˌdɛf

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HI-DEF

hi
hi tech
hi-fi
hi-fi system
hi-hat
hi-tec(h)
hi-tech
Hialeah
hiant
hiatal
hiatal hernia
hiatus
hiatus hernia
Hiawatha
Hib
hibachi
hibakusha
hibernacle
hibernacula
hibernacules

WORDS THAT END LIKE HI-DEF

beef
belief
brief
chef
chief
clef
editor in chief
editor-in-chief
ef
grief
in brief
in chief
lief
mischief
pain relief
police chief
reef
ref
relief
thief

Synonyms and antonyms of hi-def in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «hi-def» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HI-DEF

Find out the translation of hi-def to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of hi-def from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «hi-def» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

高清
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hi - def
570 millions of speakers

English

hi-def
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

उच्च def
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مرحبا الوضوح
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

привет четкости
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

oi- def
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

হাই-Def
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

salut-def
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hi-def
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

hallo-def
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ハイデフ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

고화질
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hi-def
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hi-def
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வணக்கம்-டெப்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Hi-def
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

hi-def
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

hi -def
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

hi - def
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

привіт чіткості
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

hi - def
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

hi - def
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

hi -def
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hi- def
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hi - def
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hi-def

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HI-DEF»

The term «hi-def» is quite widely used and occupies the 54.088 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HI-DEF» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about hi-def

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HI-DEF»

Discover the use of hi-def in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hi-def and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Digital Compositing for Film and Video
12.2 hI-DEF VIDEO So far the video discussion has been about what is referred to as Standard Definition (Std-Def) video. However, High Definition (Hi-Def) video is rapidly advancing in the television industry and even making inroads into ...
Steve Wright, 2013
2
Sound, Lighting and Video: A Resource for Worship
Standard definition is on its way out (much like the days of black-and-white television). Given this primer, clearly the biggest question on a lot of minds in Houses of Worship across America is, “To hi-def or not to hi-def? ” In my mind, the answer ...
Brad Herring, 2009
3
Trust Me: Frauds, Schemes, and Scams and How to Avoid Them
Licence to Print Money Rupert owned a successful advertising company in Kingston, Ontario, called Hi-Def Printing. Hi-Def Printing specialized in print advertising — flyers, posters, and mailings. The company had several contracts throughout ...
Gordon G. Leek, 2010
4
Hollywood Gamers: Digital Convergence in the Film and Video ...
Sony already collects licensing fees on all hi-def DVD players and hi-def DVDs. At some time in the near future, Sony could also collect licensing fees on all video game consoles and video games. Finally, if the format becomes the standard for  ...
Robert Alan Brookey, 2010
5
IMovie '11 & IDVD: The Missing Manual
Once you finish editing your hi-def movie, where are you going to play it? You can send it to the Web, or you can view it on your Mac—but weirdly enough, Apple doesn't have any suggestions for getting your hi-def movies onto your hi- def ...
David Pogue, Aaron Miller, 2011
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Billboard
BY STEVE TRAIMAN NEW YORK— With high-definition TV programming due to start later this year on a limited basis, Hi Def programming of jazz, blues, reggae, folk, classical, and opera music — as well as other entertainment — is already ...
7
Creating Motion Graphics with After Effects: Essential and ...
®optical. flow ̄ effects (see Chapter 28). The ATSC standard for hi-def videoin the United States supports several framesizes. Whenthe final imageis supposed tohave a4:3 aspect, the frame size may be 704×480 or 640×480 pixels; these are  ...
Chris Meyer, Trish Meyer, 2013
8
Sport Diver
AAMPHIBICO EVO II HIGH DEFINITION For Sony HDR-UX1 & HDR-SR1 COOL FACTOR A fat, 3.5-inch LCD makes shooting your dive as pleasant as watching it at home. KEY FEATURES Get your hi-def on with the EVO ll. Sporting a 3.5-inch  ...
9
PHOTOVIDEOi
To participate, simply visit Hi-Def Showtime roadshows held at malls and Ngee Ann Polytechnic and perform a 30-second creative routine on the attributes of HDTV. Your creative routine can consist of singing, dancing, poetry recitation or ...
10
Cinematography Mailing List - High Definition - January 2001 ...
I am shooting a Hi-Def feature and we're planning on doing a lot of time- lapse. We have tested a couple of digital still cameras with using frame blending in post and have had some success. Does anyone have any experience with this?
Geoff Boyle, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HI-DEF»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hi-def is used in the context of the following news items.
1
First Pluto pictures in hi-def by Nasa reveals foot mountains made of …
Welcome to Iceworld: Stunning first hi-def image of Pluto reveals huge 11,000 foot mountains made of water ice and a geologically active ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
2
Watch Neil deGrasse Tyson and Stephen Colbert fight about planets …
Why are we all in a tizzy about some hi-def pictures of this faraway planet that, honestly, isn't even really a planet? And when do we get to go back to talking ... «Grist, Jul 15»
3
REVIEW: 'Spitfire Grill' serves up a heap of smoking talent on a too …
The first time I saw hi-def TV was a hugely enthralling and disconcerting event. Last weekend watching “Spitfire Grill” at the Vintage Theatre in ... «Aurora Sentinel, Jul 15»
4
Apple upgrades iPod Touch with iPhone 6-level camera, chip - CNET
The iPod Touch would be the perfect product for Apple to start giving a hoot about hi-def music since there is nothing else to differentiate it from ... «CNET, Jul 15»
5
Ready for OS X El Capitan, the New MacClean Comes to Give …
To utterly facilitate your review and writing, iMobie has prepared a comprehensive Press kit with some hi-def graphic materials you may need: ... «Send2Press Newswire, Jul 15»
6
Gator football Fan Day set for Aug. 15 | jacksonville.com
Highlights from the national championship seasons of 1996, 2006 and 2008 will be showing on hi-def TVs. The doors to the O'Connell Center ... «Florida Times-Union, Jul 15»
7
ZTE Debuts 'Axon' Phone with Dual Cameras, 4 Gigs RAM - Tech …
... which Yee said would lead to sharper video capture, including so-called ultra hi-def, or 4K. The dual-lens system lets users focus “before and ... «Barron's, Jul 15»
8
Baseball connections deep in communities - Cincinnati Enquirer
I'll find a big hi-def TV to watch.” J.T.G.. Delhi Township. Dad and 'Doggie,' two big hitters. “My memory of baseball in Cincinnati, I received two ... «Cincinnati.com, Jul 15»
9
Televisualist: The One Where We Don't Even Mention the Pan Am …
It's getting a hi-def remastered director's-cut theatrical re-release in the next year, but in the meantime you can watch The Iron Giant tonight—it's ... «Torontoist, Jul 15»
10
Cleveland high-definition TV test paves the way for local TV on …
Still, ultra-hi-def, or 4K, TV is not new. Sets using this format can be purchased, but very few programmers offer ultra-hi-def content (streaming ... «cleveland.com, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Hi-Def [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/hi-def>. Nov 2020 ».
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