Definition of raster image processor in English:

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raster image processor

(abbreviation RIP)

noun

Computing
A device that rasterizes an image.
Example sentences
  • HyperXpress, for example, is a high-performance printing and plotting software program that uses a RIP (raster image processor) to print large files.
  • Many wide-format printers employ their own native printer drivers, while others may need a RIP (raster image processor) to function at their best.
  • A Windows driver and Roland's VersaWorks RIP (raster image processor) are included.

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