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pseudoscope

[soo-duh-skohp] /ˈsu dəˌskoʊp/
noun
1.
an optical instrument for producing an image in which the depth or relief of an object is reversed.
Compare stereoscope.
Origin of pseudoscope
1850-1855
1850-55; pseudo- + -scope
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  • Of course in this practical age the inquiry is put—Of what use is the stereoscope or pseudoscope?

  • The pseudoscope which produces effects opposite to those of the stereoscope is an interesting device.

    Visual Illusions Matthew Luckiesh

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