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stereoscopic

[ster-ee-uh-skop-ik, steer-] /ˌstɛr i əˈskɒp ɪk, ˌstɪər-/
adjective
1.
noting or pertaining to three-dimensional vision or any of various processes and devices for giving the illusion of depth from two-dimensional images or reproductions, as of a photograph or motion picture.
2.
of, pertaining to, or characterized by a stereoscope or stereoscopy.
Also, stereoscopical.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; stereoscope + -ic
Related forms
stereoscopically, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for stereoscopic

stereoscopic

/ˌstɛrɪəˈskɒpɪk; ˌstɪər-/
adjective
1.
of, concerned with, or relating to seeing space three-dimensionally as a result of binocular disparity: stereoscopic vision
2.
of, relating to, or formed by a stereoscope
Derived Forms
stereoscopically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for stereoscopic
adj.

1855, from stereoscope (1838), from stereo- + -scope.

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stereoscopic in Medicine

stereoscopic ster·e·o·scop·ic (stěr'ē-ə-skŏp'ĭk, stēr'-)
n.

  1. Of, relating to, or characterized by stereoscopy.

  2. Of or relating to a stereoscope.

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