Effective Pixel Count

Technology / Digital Cameras / Effective Pixel Count: There are two different ways to think about the pixels on a camera's image sensor. 'Actual' pixels is a simple count of every pixel present on the sensor. 'Effective' pixels, however, is a count of all the pixels used to record an image and it's almost always a tiny bit lower than the 'actual' count, because some pixels on a sensor aren't used to record picture information. Effective pixel count is widely used, because it's a much more accurate way to assess a camera's maximum picture capture capability.

Other Words for Count

Count Noun Synonyms: count up or off, enumerate, number, calculate, add up, total, reckon, compute, tally, figure up, quantify, figure out
Count Verb Synonyms: include, consider, regard, deem, judge, look on or upon
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Other Words for Effective

Effective Adjective Synonyms: impressive, remarkable, noticeable, conspicuous, outstanding, striking, powerful, compelling, moving, telling, effectual
Effective Verb Synonyms: effectual, efficacious, productive, capable,eful, serviceable, competent, operative, able, functional, efficient
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Pixel

Technology / Computers / Pixel: Short for Picture Element, a pixel is a single point in a graphic image. Graphics monitors display pictures by dividing the display screen into thousands (or millions) of pixels, arranged in rows and MORE

House Account

Business / Finance / House Account: Firms that conduct business as broker-dealers in securities or in the investment banking field are charaterized as houses. MORE

Homeowners Equity Account

Business / Finance / Homeowners Equity Account: Idea that as long as individuals borrow (or lend) on the same terms as the firm, they can duplicate the effects of corporate leverage on their own. Thus, if levered firms are priced too high, rational MORE

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