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skiagram

[skahy-uh-gram] /ˈskaɪ əˌgræm/
noun
1.
a picture made by outlining and shading a subject's shadow.
2.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805; < Greek skiā́ shadow + -gram1; cf. skiagraph
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