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aerial perspective

Syllabification: aer·i·al per·spec·tive

Definition of aerial perspective in English:

noun

Art
The technique of representing more distant objects as fainter and more blue.
Example sentences
  • Colour is also used as a form of aerial perspective to lead the eye further back into the painting, while still retaining its decorative functions.
  • The diminishing trees with blurring forms and fading colours showed the use of aerial perspective.
  • The aerial perspective similarly has its vertical axis toward Mecca through the opera.

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