stereographic

adjective
ste·​reo·​graph·​ic | \ ˌster-ē-ə-ˈgra-fik How to pronounce stereographic (audio) \

Definition of stereographic

: of, relating to, or being a delineation of the form of a solid body (such as the earth) on a plane stereographic projection

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Other Words from stereographic

stereography \ ˌster-​ē-​ˈä-​grə-​fē How to pronounce stereography (audio) \ noun

Examples of stereographic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The article also misidentified one of the animals seen in a stereographic image of Mrs. Maxwell. New York Times, "Corrections: Jan. 25, 2020," 25 Jan. 2020 What: The exhibit at the New Orleans Museum of Art features more than 150 photographic daguerreotypes, albumen prints, stereographic images and salt prints. Chris Granger, NOLA.com, "Swipe the photos and see modern New Orleans compared with rare 19th-century photos," 22 Dec. 2017 Multiple images taken with the JunoCam instrument on three separate orbits were combined to show all areas in daylight, enhanced color, and stereographic projection. Ashley Strickland, CNN, "Still missing Cassini? Here's what else is out there," 9 Oct. 2017 Among the 150 works created in 1839-1899, the exhibit includes daguerreotypes, salt prints, albumen prints, stereographic images and paintings. Sarah Maiellano, USA TODAY, "11 must-see fall exhibits at U.S. museums," 4 Sep. 2017 Multiple images taken with the JunoCam instrument on three separate orbits were combined to show all areas in daylight, enhanced color, and stereographic projection. Nancy Coleman And Zoha Qamar, CNN, "Here are NASA's newest photos of Jupiter and its Great Red Spot," 13 July 2017 Multiple images taken with the JunoCam instrument on three separate orbits were combined to show all areas in daylight, enhanced color, and stereographic projection. Nancy Coleman And Zoha Qamar, CNN, "Here are NASA's newest photos of Jupiter and its Great Red Spot," 13 July 2017 Multiple images taken with the JunoCam instrument on three separate orbits were combined to show all areas in daylight, enhanced color, and stereographic projection. Nancy Coleman And Zoha Qamar, CNN, "Here are NASA's newest photos of Jupiter and its Great Red Spot," 13 July 2017 Multiple images taken with the JunoCam instrument on three separate orbits were combined to show all areas in daylight, enhanced color, and stereographic projection. Alan Taylor, The Atlantic, "Photos of the Week: 5/20–5/26," 26 May 2017

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First Known Use of stereographic

1704, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of stereographic was in 1704

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“Stereographic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stereographic. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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