megapixel

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mega- +‎ pixel

Noun[edit]

megapixel (plural megapixels)

  1. One million pixels, used as a unit of resolution of digital cameras.
    This camera has a resolution of three megapixels.

Adjective[edit]

megapixel (comparative more megapixel, superlative most megapixel)

  1. (preceded by a cardinal number) Having a resolution of the specified number of megapixels.
    This is a three-megapixel camera.

Derived terms[edit]

  • MP (abbreviation)