holography
holography ho*log"ra*phy, v. t. The process of producing holograms, usually requiring a source of coherent light, as from a laser. [PJC]

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  • Holography — (from the Greek, ὅλος hólos whole + γραφή grafē writing, drawing) is a technique that allows the light scattered from an object to be recorded and later reconstructed so that it appears as if the object is in the same position relative to the… …   Wikipedia

  • holography — early 19c., of writing, from HOLOGRAPH (Cf. holograph) + Y (Cf. y) (1); physics sense, process of using holograms, is from 1964, from HOLOGRAM (Cf. hologram) on analogy of telegraphy/telegram …   Etymology dictionary

  • holography — [hō läg′rə fē] n. [ HOLO + GRAPHY] a method of making three dimensional photographs without a camera, by splitting a laser beam into two beams and recording on a photographic plate the minute interference patterns made by one beam going from the… …   English World dictionary

  • holography — /heuh log reuh fee/, n. the process or technique of making holograms. [1795 1805; HOLO + GRAPHY] * * * Method of recording or reproducing a three dimensional image, or hologram, by means of a pattern of interference produced using a laser beam.… …   Universalium

  • holography — holografija statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Objekto erdvinio atvaizdo įrašymo ir atkūrimo metodas, pagrįstas šviesos, rentgeno, radijo, akustinių ar kitokių bangų interferencija. atitikmenys: angl. holography vok.… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • holography — holografija statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. holography vok. Holographie, f rus. голография, f pranc. holographie, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • holography — hologram ► NOUN 1) a three dimensional image formed by the interference of light beams from a laser or other coherent light source. 2) a photograph of an interference pattern which, when suitably illuminated, produces a three dimensional image.… …   English terms dictionary

  • holography — noun Date: 1964 the art or process of making or using a hologram • holograph transitive verb • holographer noun • holographic adjective • holographically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • holography — noun a technique for recording, and then reconstructing, the amplitude and phase distributions of a coherent wave disturbance; used to produce three dimensional images or holograms See Also: holograph, holographic, holographics …   Wiktionary

  • holography — The process of creating a hologram. * * * ho·log·ra·phy hō läg rə fē n, pl phies the art or process of making or using a hologram ho·lo·graph hō lə .graf, häl ə vt ho·log·ra·pher hō läg rə fər n ho·lo·graph·ic …   Medical dictionary

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