JPEG

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdʒeɪ.pɛɡ/
  • (file)

Etymology[edit]

  • Joint Photographic Experts Group, the name of the committee that created the standard.

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JPEG (plural JPEGs)

  1. (computing) Acronym of Joint Photographic Experts Group. (It is an image compression standard)
  2. (computing) An image using the JFIF image file format, containing an image compressed using JPEG compression
    • JPEG is widely used on the Web.
  3. (computing) An image file in the JFIF format.
    • I'll send you some JPEGs tomorrow.

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