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paraglyph printing

[par-uh-glif] /ˈpær ə glɪf/
noun
1.
the printing of the positive and negative of a radiograph superimposed in slight misalignment to give the effect of a relief.
Origin
< Greek paraglýphein to counterfeit. See para-1, glyph
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