content that uses a combination of different content forms
Multimedia is communication that uses more than one type of information content (e.g. text, audio, graphics, animation, video) to inform or entertain the audience (user). Multimedia also means the use of electronic media to store and experience multimedia content. Multimedia means that computer info can be represented through audio, graphics, image, video and animation in addition to traditional media (text and graphics).
The English Wiktionary has a dictionary definition (meanings of a word) for: multimedia
Multimedia is a mix of different forms:
References, Sources, and NotesEdit
Multimedia Making it Work, by Tay Vaughan, Published by Osborne McGraw Hill 1993 ISBN 0078-82552-0