Date: Around 1995
I am interested in 3d graphics and lately have heard the term "voxel" a few
times. What exactly is a voxel?
A voxel is the 3-dimensional equivalent of a "pixel". Just as pixel is
short for "picture element", voxel is short for either "volume element" (no
X there, though) or "volume pixel."
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