anorthoscope

Anorthoscope

A*nor"tho*scope\, n. [Gr. 'an priv. + ? straight + -scope.] (Physics) An optical toy for producing amusing figures or pictures by means of two revolving disks, on one of which distorted figures are painted.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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