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Look up Sprite in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.

Sprite may be: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary is a Wikimedia Foundation project intended to be a free wiki dictionary (hence: Wiktionary) (including thesaurus and lexicon) in every language. ...

SPRITE may refer to: The term sprite is a general term referring to a number of legendary creatures. ... In computer graphics, a sprite is a two-dimensional image or animation that is integrated into a larger scene. ... The introduction to this article provides insufficient context for those unfamiliar with the subject matter. ... Sprite is a clear, lemon-lime-flavored, non-caffeinated soft drink, produced by the Coca-Cola Company. ... The Sprite operating system was an experimental Unix-like operating system developed at the University of California, Berkeley, by John Ousterhouts research group between 1984 and 1992. ... The Austin-Healey Sprite was a small open sports car designed by Donald Healey. ... Sprite is a historical British make of motorcycle, built by: Hipkin & Evans, Sprite Motor Cycles, Oldbury, later Sprite Developments Ltd. ... Shadowcat (Kitty Pryde) is a Marvel Comics superhero, a member of the X-Men. ... Super Mario Sunshine is a 3D platformer console title in the Mario series. ... The Sprites are an independent new-wave/punk music group from Maryland, USA. Their lineup is ever-changing, with only the founding members (the husband-wife duo of Jason and Amy Korzen) staying constant. ...

  • SPRITE (IR detector), a specialist detector device using a process know as Signal PRocessing In The Element
  • SPRITE-S2, Support and Guidance to the PRocurement of Information and TElecommunication Systems and Service, a European Commission project

Sprite may also be: The SPRITE infrared detector is named after the process of signal integration carried out by Signal Processing In The Element. The technique was invented at the Royal Signals and Radar Establishment at Malvern by a team of scientists including Tom Elliott. ... SPRITE-S2 stands for Support and Guidance to the PRocurement of Information and TElecommunication Systems and Services. ...


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Sprite (computer graphics) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1820 words)
In computer graphics, a sprite is a two-dimensional image or animation that is integrated into a larger scene.
Sprites were originally invented as a method of quickly compositing several images together in two-dimensional video games using special hardware.
Software sprites were used to refer to subroutines that used bit blitting to accomplish the same goal on systems such as the Atari ST and the Apple II whose graphics hardware had no sprite capability.
Sprite - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (249 words)
Sprite (creature), a class of preternatural legendary creatures commonly associated with elves, fairies, pixies, and spirits
Sprite (computer graphics), a two-dimensional pre-rendered figure, usually containing some transparency.
SPRITE (IR detector), a specialist detector device using a process know as Signal PRocessing In The Element
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