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GIF

Graphics Inclusion Formula

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Guidance Integrated Fuze

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GIF

Global Infrastructure Facility

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GIF

Graphic Interchanged Format

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GIF

Gauntlet Internet Firewall

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GIF

Global Ill Framework

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Global Interface

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Government Interoperability Framework

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What does GIF mean?

GIF(n.)
The Graphics Interchange Format, one of the most popular standardized formats for storing graphic data in binary computer files. The standard has been revised several times, and includes provisions for interlacing and animating images. Its disadvantage is that it can store only 256 colors. Compare JPEG.

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