3D

noun
\ ˈthrē-ˈdē How to pronounce 3D (audio) \
variants: or less commonly 3-D

Definition of 3D

: a three-dimensional form also : an image or a picture produced in it

Other Words from 3D

3D or less commonly 3-D adjective
a 3D movie 3D printing

First Known Use of 3D

1951, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for 3D

D, abbreviation of dimensional

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“3D.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/3D. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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3-D

adjective
\ ˈthrē-ˈdē \

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