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 (stĕr′ē-ŏg′rə-fē, stîr′-)
1. The art or technique of depicting solid bodies on a plane surface.
2. Photography that involves the use of stereoscopic equipment.

ster′e·o·graph′ic (-ə-grăf′ĭk), ster′e·o·graph′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
ster′e·o·graph′i·cal·ly adv.


(ˌstɛrɪˈɒɡrəfɪ; ˌstɪər-)
1. (Mathematics) the study and construction of geometrical solids
2. (Art Terms) the art of drawing a solid figure on a flat surface
stereographic, ˌstereoˈgraphical adj
ˌstereoˈgraphically adv


(ˌstɛr iˈɒg rə fi, ˌstɪər-)

1. the art of delineating the forms of solid bodies on a plane.
2. a branch of solid geometry dealing with the construction of regularly defined solids.
ster`e•o•graph′ic (-əˈgræf ɪk, ˌstɪər-) adj.
ster`e•o•graph′i•cal•ly, adv.


the art of representing the forms of solid bodies on a plane surface. — stereographer, n. — stereographic, stereographical, adj.
See also: Drawing
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