Definition of high definition in English:

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high definition


[mass noun]
A high degree of detail in an image or screen: the first horse racing show ever broadcast in high definition [as modifier]: today’s high-definition TVs
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  • The anamorphic transfer, reportedly remastered in high definition, has inconsistent quality, likely due to the source material.
  • Grain is evident in a few key scenes, which belies the claims that the film has been remastered in high definition.
  • This was the year that both Stargate series went high definition.

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