skiagram

noun
skia·​gram | \ ˈskī-ə-ˌgram How to pronounce skiagram (audio) \

Definition of skiagram

1 : a figure formed by shading in the outline of a shadow

First Known Use of skiagram

1801, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for skiagram

International Scientific Vocabulary, from Greek skia shadow + International Scientific Vocabulary -gram — more at scene

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The first known use of skiagram was in 1801

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“Skiagram.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skiagram. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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skiagram

noun
skia·​gram | \ ˈskī-ə-ˌgram How to pronounce skiagram (audio) \

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