An address that refers to a file or nested clip by including its full address (such as _root.clip.subclip).
The computer language Flash uses.
Moving images of any type. Often, Flash graphics and animated GIFs are image types seen on the Web.
An undesired side effect of a process such as compression.
A text file that contains just ActionScript code (used with #include or import).
Short for ActionScript 2.0; the latest version of ActionScript and the first fully object oriented programming such as class files.
The ratio of height to width. Like a television or movie screen, the shape of a Flash animation remains the same, no matter its size.
The point in time when you edit a Flash movie.