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greyscale

Line breaks: grey|scale
Pronunciation: /ˈɡreɪskeɪl
 
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Definition of greyscale in English:

noun

Computing
A range of grey shades from white to black, as used in a monochrome display or printout: [as modifier]: a greyscale scanner
More example sentences
  • Unfortunately, we didn't have a colorimeter handy, so couldn't verify the actual setting across the grayscale range.
  • We therefore developed a method to extend the dynamic range of the BAM grayscale in a quantitative manner.
  • It produces a greyscale image and can refresh in about a second - far too slow to display moving images.

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