three-dimensional

adjective
three-di·men·sion·al | \ ˈthrē-də-ˈmench-nəl , -ˈmen(t)-shə-nᵊl also -dī- \

Definition of three-dimensional 

1 : of, relating to, or having three dimensions

2 : giving the illusion of depth or varying distances used especially of an image or a pictorial representation on a two-dimensional medium when this illusion is enhanced by stereoscopic means

3 : describing or being described in well-rounded completeness a three-dimensional analysis of multiple historical processes —L. L. Snyder

4 : true to life : lifelike

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three-dimensionality \ˈthrē-də-ˌmen(t)-shə-ˈna-lə-tē \ noun

Synonyms & Antonyms for three-dimensional

Synonyms

lifelike, living, natural, naturalistic (also naturalist), near, realistic

Antonyms

nonnatural, nonrealistic, unnatural, unrealistic

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First Known Use of three-dimensional

1872, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of three-dimensional was in 1872

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three-dimensional

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of three-dimensional

: having or seeming to have length, width, and depth

: having different qualities that are like the qualities of a real person

three-dimensional

adjective

Kids Definition of three-dimensional

1 : relating to or having the three dimensions of length, width, and height A cube is three-dimensional.

2 : giving the appearance of depth or varying distances a three-dimensional movie

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