ste·​reo·​scop·​ic | \ ˌster-ē-ə-ˈskä-pik How to pronounce stereoscopic (audio) , ˌstir- \

Definition of stereoscopic

1 : of or relating to stereoscopy or the stereoscope
2 : characterized by stereoscopy stereoscopic vision

Other Words from stereoscopic

stereoscopically \ ˌster-​ē-​ə-​ˈskä-​pi-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce stereoscopic (audio) , ˌstir-​ \ adverb

Examples of stereoscopic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web It’s not the first time that the Jaws franchise has appeared in the stereoscopic format, with 1983s Jaws 3-D also requiring the donning of specs. Benny Har-even, Forbes, 31 July 2022 The robot has hands that can cradle priceless artifacts and bring them to the surface and stereoscopic eyes that capture the world of the deep in full color. Ashley Strickland, CNN, 30 July 2022 Acer is trying to stand out in the PC gaming market with a laptop featuring a stereoscopic 3D display. Michael Kan, PCMAG, 18 May 2022 Featuring a stereoscopic soundscape reminiscent of ASMR, which was all the rage at the time, the track delivered a uniquely sensory experience that was especially well received by viewers outside of Japan. Billboard Japan, Billboard, 23 Mar. 2022 Besides utilizing stereoscopic animation, the series draws upon the touchstones of 1930s cartoons and has adapted them for both modern audiences and the current TV animation pipeline. Los Angeles Times, 18 Feb. 2022 The award was accepted by Evan Jacobs, the stereoscopic supervisor of the film. Wilson Chapman, Variety, 4 Mar. 2022 Its ReactiveAI uses two stereoscopic cameras to identify and avoid obstacles like power strips and, most importantly, animal poop. Medea Giordano, Wired, 29 Nov. 2021 The laptop uses a stereoscopic 3D display and eye-tracking cameras to help create the illusion that objects on the screen appear in three dimensions. Charlie Fink, Forbes, 14 Oct. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of stereoscopic

1855, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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More Definitions for stereoscopic


ste·​reo·​scop·​ic | \ ˌster-ē-ə-ˈskäp-ik, ˌstir- How to pronounce stereoscopic (audio) \

Medical Definition of stereoscopic

1 : of or relating to stereoscopy or the stereoscope
2 : characterized by stereoscopy stereoscopic vision

Other Words from stereoscopic

stereoscopically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce stereoscopic (audio) \ adverb

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