Definition of 3D in English:

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(also 3-D)


The quality of being three-dimensional: all their projects are modelled in 3D from start to finish today saw the debut of the BBC’s new weather graphics, in 3D and with dynamic imaging
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  • This one - in 3D, which means wearing the funny glasses - shows signs of not being as worked through as the others.
  • For these projects there is no 3D used at all.
  • Also, you need to get your head around 3D since the gaming world is immersed in it.


Three-dimensional: a 3D model
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  • The team will be able to check the validity of the data they create within the 3D model.
  • The columns sit on projecting bases above a stage, producing a 3D effect.
  • Such 3D modeling, however, is still rare in architecture firms.
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