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3-D

[three-dee] /ˈθriˈdi/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or representing something in three dimensions; three-dimensional:
3-D movies.
noun
2.
a three-dimensional form or appearance:
My dreams are always in 3-D.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35, Americanism
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British Dictionary definitions for 3-D

three-D

noun
1.
a three-dimensional effect

three-dimensional

adjective
1.
of, having, or relating to three dimensions three-dimensional space
2.
(of a film, transparency, etc) simulating the effect of depth by presenting slightly different views of a scene to each eye
3.
having volume
4.
lifelike or real
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Slang definitions & phrases for 3-D

three D

adjective

Three-dimensional: a three-D turkey of a movie

n phr,n

The technique of making or showing stereoscopic, three-dimensional movies: They started making a lot of dreadful splat movies in three D (1952+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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Related Abbreviations for 3-D

3-D

three dimensional
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