Definition of Animation. Meaning of Animation. Synonyms of Animation

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Definition of Animation

Animation
Animation An`i*ma"tion, n. [L. animatio, fr. animare.] 1. The act of animating, or giving life or spirit; the state of being animate or alive. The animation of the same soul quickening the whole frame. --Bp. Hall. Perhaps an inanimate thing supplies me, while I am speaking, with whatever I possess of animation. --Landor. 2. The state of being lively, brisk, or full of spirit and vigor; vivacity; spiritedness; as, he recited the story with great animation. Suspended animation, temporary suspension of the vital functions, as in persons nearly drowned. Syn: Liveliness; vivacity; spirit; buoyancy; airiness; sprightliness; promptitude; enthusiasm; ardor; earnestness; energy. See Liveliness.

Meaning of Animation from wikipedia

- Animation is a method in which figures are mani****ted to appear as moving images. In traditional animation, images are drawn or painted by hand on transparent...
- computer-generated animation originating from ****an. Outside of ****an and in English, anime refers to ****anese animation, and refers specifically to animation produced...
- Computer animation is the process used for digitally generating animated images. The more general term computer-generated imagery (CGI) encomp****es both...
- DreamWorks Animation LLC (also simply known as DreamWorks) is an American animation studio that produces animated films and television programs and is...
- Traditional animation (or classical animation, cel animation, hand-drawn animation, or 2D animation) is an animation technique in which each frame is drawn...
- Pixar Animation Studios (/ˈpɪksɑːr/), commonly known as just Pixar, is an American computer animation studio known for its critically and commercially...
- Kyoto Animation Co., Ltd. (****anese: 株式会社京都アニメーション, Hepburn: Kabushiki-gaisha Kyōto Animēshon), often abbreviated KyoAni (京アニ, Kyōani), is a ****anese...
- Paramount Animation is an American animation studio, serving as the animation division and label of Paramount Pictures, a subsidiary of Paramount Global...
- Adult animation (also known as mature animation) is any type of animated motion work that is catered specifically to adult interests, and is mainly targeted...
- Walt Disney Animation Studios (WDAS), sometimes shortened to Disney Animation, is an American animation studio that creates animated features and short...