Definition of GIF in English:

GIF

Syllabification: GIF
Pronunciation: /jif, gif
 
/

noun

Computing
  • 1A lossless format for compressing image files: [as modifier]: a GIF image
  • 1.1A file in GIF format.

Origin

1980s: acronym from graphic interchange format.

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