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afterimage

noun af·ter·im·age \ˈaf-tər-ˌi-mij\

Definition of AFTERIMAGE

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

First Known Use of AFTERIMAGE

1840
Medical Dictionary

afterimage

noun af·ter·im·age \-ˌrim-ij\

Medical Definition of AFTERIMAGE

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

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