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afterimage

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noun af·ter·im·age \ˈaf-tər-ˌi-mij\

Definition of afterimage

  1. :  a usually visual sensation occurring after stimulation by its external cause has ceased



1840

First Known Use of afterimage

1840


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afterimage

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noun af·ter·im·age \-ˌrim-ij\

Medical Definition of afterimage

  1. :  a usually visual sensation occurring after stimulation by its external cause has ceased—called also aftersensation, aftervision




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