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stereogram Syllabification: ster·e·o·gram
Pronunciation: /ˈsterēəˌɡram/ /ˈsti(ə)r-/

Definition of stereogram in English:


1A diagram or computer-generated image giving a three-dimensional representation of a solid object or surface.
Example sentences
  • When comparing c axis orientations relative to the whole organism, c axes are plotted on stereograms that represent an oral view of the specimen, such that the oral-aboral axis plots vertically, at the center of the stereogram.
  • It was reminiscent of a stereogram, hinting at some ‘three dimensional’ image that would pop into view if you looked at it just right and concentrated hard enough.
  • Video imaging and photographic stereograms are but two examples.
2 another term for stereograph (see stereography).

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