anaglyph
noun Etymology: Late Latin anaglyphus embossed, from Greek anaglyphos, from anaglyphein to emboss, from ana- + glyphein to carve — more at cleave Date: 1651 1. a sculptured, chased, or embossed ornament worked in low relief 2. a stereoscopic motion or still picture in which the right component of a composite image usually red in color is superposed on the left component in a contrasting color to produce a three-dimensional effect when viewed through correspondingly colored filters in the form of spectaclesanaglyphic adjective

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  • Anaglyph — (Greek ana + gluphein to carve ) may refer to: * Anaglyph image, a method of encoding a three dimensional image in a single picture by superimposing a pair of pictures * Ornament carved in low relief …   Wikipedia

  • Anaglyph — An a*glyph, n. [Gr. ? wrought in low relief, ? embossed work; ? + ? to engrave.] Any sculptured, chased, or embossed ornament worked in low relief, as a cameo. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anaglyph — [an′ə glif΄] n. [Gr anaglyphē < ana , up + glyphein, to carve out: see CLEAVE1] 1. an ornament, as a cameo, carved in low relief 2. a photograph made up of two slightly different views, in complementary colors, of the same subject: when looked …   English World dictionary

  • Anaglyph — Stereo Fotografie von etwa 1906 als Anaglyphenbild Digital Stereo Fotografie von 2009 Eine Anaglyphe bzw. ein Anaglyphenbild ist ein spezielles Stereogramm, bei dem die beid …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • anaglyph — noun a) A decorative ornament worked in low relief or bas relief, such as a piece of cameo jewelry. b) The three dimensional effect created by spectacles that have usually one red and one bluish green lens and a stereoscopically modified film.… …   Wiktionary

  • Anaglyph — Анаглиф, объёмное стереоскопическое изображение …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • anaglyph — n. ornament embossed in low relief, cameo; picture printed in two colors which appears three dimensional when viewed through special eyeglasses (Optics) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anaglyph —    A sculpture or decoration in relief, such as a cameo …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • anaglyph — [ anəglɪf] noun 1》 a stereoscopic photograph having two images superimposed and printed in different colours, producing a stereo effect when viewed with appropriate filters over each eye. 2》 an object, such as a cameo, embossed or carved in low… …   English new terms dictionary

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