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anamorphic

[an-uh-mawr-fik] /ˌæn əˈmɔr fɪk/
adjective
1.
Optics. having or producing unequal magnifications along two axes perpendicular to each other.
2.
of, relating to, or created by anamorphosis or anamorphism.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; anamorph(ism) + -ic
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anamorphic

/ˌænəˈmɔːfɪk/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or caused by anamorphosis or anamorphism
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Word Origin and History for anamorphic
adj.

1904, in geology; see anamorphosis + -ic. Cinematographic use dates from 1954.

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