Definition of anamorphic
: producing, relating to, or marked by intentional distortion (as by unequal magnification along perpendicular axes) of an image an anamorphic lens
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Nightmare has its own look and a different aspect ratio and anamorphic lenses.
The new version also boosts multi-track audio support for Apple devices and iPhone-compatible anamorphic video at full size.
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Origin and Etymology of anamorphic
New Latin anamorphosis distorted optical image
First Known Use: 1875See Words from the same year
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