Enlarging a bitmap image accentuates the effect and appearance of aliasing. Anti-aliasing adds additional pixels to make the edges of graphics and text appear less jagged. Font smoothing software provides anti-aliasing for on-screen type. Graphics software programs have options for anti-aliasing text and graphics.
Also Known As: smoothing | font smoothing
Alternate Spellings: antialiasing | antialias | anti-aliased
Common Misspellings: anti-alaising | anti-alising | ante-aliasing