Eberhard effect

Eber·​hard effect | \ ˈebərˌhärd-, ˈābərˌhärt- \

Definition of Eberhard effect

: an effect observed in developed photographic images in which the density of small equally exposed areas varies with their size — compare adjacency effect

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History and Etymology for Eberhard effect

after Gustav Eberhard †1940 German astronomer

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“Eberhard effect.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eberhard%20effect. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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