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absolute address

An address that refers to a file or nested clip by including its full address (such as _root.clip.subclip).

See also [relative address]


The computer language Flash uses.

animated graphics

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.

.as file

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.

aspect ratio

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.

See also [runtime]

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