COMPUTER PLATFORM The use of a particular brand of computer to
develop software programs specifically for that brand.
COMPLEMENTARY COLORS Any two opposing hues on a color
COMPOSITE Comprised of two or more parts.
COMPOSITION The arrangement of forms, colors, lines, and other
COMPOSITOR A machine that converts electronic
format for a printer.
COMPREHENSIVE A layout of art or type, either
data into an acceptable
in black-and-white or
COMPREHENSIVE SKETCH A finished layout that defines all of the
elements, such as type, illustration, and spacing.
COMPRESSED FILES Compacting computer-generated files to save disk
and memory space or to facilitate faxing.
COMPUTER GRAPHICS Artwork created by the use of a computer.
CONSTRUCTION The drawing of objects so that they appear solid or
CONSTRUCTION LINES Lightly drawn lines used in the preliminary
layout of a drawing.
CONTACT SCREEN A screen placed in direct contact with the film or
plate to obtain a halftone pattern from a continuous-tone original.
CONTINUOUS-TONE ART Artwork created using any medium that does
not use a halftone process to represent tone.
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