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Definition of pixelate verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    (also pixellate) verb
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they pixelate
    he / she / it pixelates
    past simple pixelated
    -ing form pixelating
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  1. 1pixelate something to divide an image into pixels
  2. 2pixelate something to show an image on television as a small number of large pixels, especially in order to hide someone's identity
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: pixelate