The word multimedia consists of two words “multi” and “media” which means that multiple forms of media are combined to gather and provide services like storage, communication, presentation and Input/ output interactions of text, video, image, graphics and audio.
The term multimedia comprises of two words, “multi” and “medium”. Multi refers to many i.e. at least two. Media is the plural of medium. Therefore multimedia is an integration of many types of media like text, graphics, images, audio, animation, video etc on a single medium in the same information unit.