CGM -->
Computer Graphics Metafile
computing dictionary

<file format>

<computer graphics> A standard file format for storage and communication of graphical information, widely used on personal computers and accepted by desktop publishing and technical illustration systems.

MIME type: image/cgm.

ANSI/ISO 8632-1987. Worked on by the ISO/IEC group JTC1/SC24.

CGM Open Consortium.

Acronym: CGM

See also: WebCGM.

(01 Apr 1999)