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deblur

Line breaks: de¦blur
Pronunciation: /diːˈblə
 
/

Definition of deblur in English:

verb (deblurs, deblurring, deblurred)

[with object] technical
Make (a blurred image) sharper.
Example sentences
  • These problems, together with a common belief that confocal images, being already deblurred, cannot be further improved, seem to have limited the use of deconvolution in confocal microscopy.
  • So the neat tricks TV cops use, such as deblurring number plates and reconstructing accidents from skid marks, are not as far fetched as they seem.

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