adjective ana·mor·phic \ˌa-nə-ˈmȯr-fik\

Definition of anamorphic

  1. :  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: 1875

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