Definition of Contrasting. Meaning of Contrasting. Synonyms of Contrasting

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Definition of Contrasting

Contrasting
Contrast Con*trast", v. i. [imp. & p. p. Contrasted; p. pr. & vb. n. Contrasting.] [F. contraster, LL. contrastare to resist, withstand, fr. L. contra + stare to stand. See Stand.] To stand in opposition; to exhibit difference, unlikeness, or opposition of qualities. The joints which divide the sandstone contrast finely with the divisional planes which separate the basalt into pillars. --Lyell.

Meaning of Contrasting from wikipedia

- Contrast may refer to: Contrast (vision), the difference in color and light between parts of an image Contrast (statistics), a combination of averages...
- Contrastive may refer to one of several concepts in linguistics: Contrast (linguistics) Contrastive linguistics Contrastive distribution Contrastive analysis...
- Contrast is the difference in luminance or colour that makes an object (or its representation in an image or display) distinguishable. In visual perception...
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- contrast agent (or contrast medium) is a substance used to increase the contrast of structures or fluids within the body in medical imaging. Contrast...
- brightly coloured field appears to be tinted ever so slightly in the contrasting colour. ●●●●●●●● The subject of the impact of the surrounding field on...
- Contrast-to-noise ratio (CNR) is a measure used to determine image quality. CNR is similar to the metric signal-to-noise ratio (SNR), but subtracts a term...
- The contrast ratio (CR) is a property of a display system, defined as the ratio of the luminance of the brightest shade (white) to that of the darkest...
- Phase-contrast microscopy (PCM) is an optical microscopy technique that converts phase shifts in light p****ing through a transparent specimen to brightness...
- Iodinated contrast is a form of intravenous radiocontrast agent containing iodine, which enhances the visibility of vascular structures and organs during...