three-dimensional graphics

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Graphics which are displayed in three dimensions. There has been a paucity of graphics which display pictures in three dimension on the Internet. This has been because of the amount of bandwidth that such graphics occupy, resulting in slow download times. However, the late 1990s saw a resurgence in this technology due to an increase in bandwidth and also due to a rise in the number of technologies which take cognizance of problems with downloading, such streaming technology. See also Virtual Reality Modelling Language.

Subjects: Computing.

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