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holography

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noun ho·log·ra·phy \hō-ˈlä-grə-fē\

Definition of holography

  1. :  the art or process of making or using a hologram

holograph

play \ˈhō-lə-ˌgraf, ˈhä-\ transitive verb

holographer

play \hō-ˈlä-grə-fər\ noun

holographic

play \ˌhō-lə-ˈgra-fik, ˌhä-\ adjective

holographically

play \-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


1964

First Known Use of holography

1964


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holography

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noun ho·log·ra·phy \hō-ˈläg-rə-fē\

Medical Definition of holography

plural

holographies

  1. :  the art or process of making or using a hologram

holograph

\ˈhō-lə-ˌgraf, ˈhäl-ə-\play play transitive verb

holographer

\hō-ˈläg-rə-fər\play noun

holographic

\ˌhō-lə-ˈgraf-ik, ˌhäl-ə-\play play adjective

holographically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb



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