shadowlike
adjective see shadow I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • shadowlike — adjective Resembling a shadow or some aspect of one …   Wiktionary

  • shadowlike — adj. resembling a shadow, similar to a shadow …   English contemporary dictionary

  • shadowlike — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective : shadowy …   Useful english dictionary

  • photogram — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1859 a shadowlike photograph made by placing objects between light sensitive paper and a light source …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • shadow — I. noun Etymology: Middle English shadwe, from Old English sceaduw , sceadu shade Date: before 12th century 1. partial darkness or obscurity within a part of space from which rays from a source of light are cut off by an interposed opaque body 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • photogram — /foh teuh gram /, n. a silhouette photograph made by placing an object directly on sensitized paper and exposing it to light. [1855 60; PHOTO + GRAM1] * * * ▪ photographic print       shadowlike photographic image made on paper without the use of …   Universalium

  • shadow — shadower, n. shadowless, adj. shadowlike, adj. /shad oh/, n. 1. a dark figure or image cast on the ground or some surface by a body intercepting light. 2. shade or comparative darkness, as in an area. 3. shadows, darkness, esp. that coming after… …   Universalium

  • Erfurth, Hugo — ▪ German photographer born October 14, 1874, Halle, Brandenburg [Germany] died February 14, 1948, Gaienhofen, West Germany       German photographer noted mainly for his portraits of artists, intellectuals, and celebrities of the 1920s.… …   Universalium

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