Definition of anamorphic
: producing, relating to, or marked by intentional distortion (as by unequal magnification along perpendicular axes) of an image <an anamorphic lens>
Origin and Etymology of anamorphic
New Latin anamorphosis distorted optical image
First Known Use: circa 1925
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