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smooth·ing

(smūdhing)
Postprocessing technique in digital imaging that averages pixel frequency in the image to remove high-frequency noise.

smoothing

Grinding of the surface of a lens to the exact curvature and thickness with a very fine abrasive. This procedure comes after the roughing process and prior to polishing. See abrasive; surfacing.
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The police spokesman said that efforts are underway to ensure smooth traffic flow in the city and cooperation of road users in crucial to overcome traffic related problems.
In first place was Dave West with a smooth hound of 3.94kg.
The acquisition combines PRA's on-the-ground, local event logistics and execution expertise with One Smooth Stone's creative approach to designing event content, effectively expanding PRA's event-related service offerings for its clients.
"I founded and started this company to create a smooth tasting whiskey based on my palette and knowing what I would like to drink and its exciting to see that others share those same likes as our company grows."
The CTP is also taking solid steps to ensure smooth flow of traffic on Murree Road and other main city roads, he said adding, an anti-encroachment operation was also conducted on Monday on Murree Road.
In complement, accounting adjustments that did not result in a smooth stream, also kept transience, leading to non-persistent earnings for firms with absence of income smoothing (Schipper & Vincent, 2003; Dechow & Schrand, 2004; Francis et al.
The presence of coagulative tumor necrosis is not compatible with a diagnosis of benign smooth muscle tumor or leiomyoma in deep somatic soft tissue.
As shown in Figure 2(c), we can see the smooth interface after 10 iterations.
In 1986, Badard [1] introduced the concept of a smooth topological space as a generalization of the classical topological spaces as well as the Chang fuzzy topology [2].
Dampen your choice of material and use it to smooth a rim when working on the potter's wheel.