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sciagraphy

Saltos de línea: sci|ag¦raphy
Pronunciación: /sʌɪˈaɡrəfi
 
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(also skiagraphy)

Definición de sciagraphy en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
The use of shading and the projection of shadows to show perspective in architectural or technical drawing.
Example sentences
  • These methods differed from contemporary pictorial practices by their greater science - particularly the use of shadow projection (skiagraphy).
  • His first process, sciagraphy or photogenic drawing, had been an invention.

Origen

late 16th century: from French sciagraphie, via Latin from Greek skiagraphia, from skia 'shadow'.

Derivados

sciagram

1
Pronunciación: /ˈsʌɪəɡram/
sustantivo

sciagraph

2
Pronunciación: /ˈsʌɪəɡrɑːf/
sustantivo& verbo

sciagraphic

3
Pronunciación: /sʌɪəˈɡrafɪk/
adjetivo

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