varying

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

varying

  1. Present participle of vary.

Noun[edit]

varying (plural varyings)

  1. (computer graphics) A kind of variable, used by a fragment shader, that interpolates values across a primitive, so as to produce gradient effects etc.
    • 2012, Patrick Cozzi, Christophe Riccio, OpenGL Insights
      Another consideration to the relationship between vertex and fragment shaders is that adding too many additional varyings can be a drag on performance since they must all be interpolated []