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vanishing point

noun

Simple Definition of vanishing point

  • : a point where parallel lines appear to meet in the distance

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of vanishing point

  1. 1 :  a point at which receding parallel lines seem to meet when represented in linear perspective

  2. 2 :  a point at which something disappears or ceases to exist

Illustration of vanishing point

1797

First Known Use of vanishing point

1797


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