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shad·ow·graph

 (shăd′ō-grăf′)
n.
1. An image produced by casting a shadow on a screen.
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shadowgraph

(ˈʃædəʊˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf)
n
1. a silhouette made by casting a shadow, usually of the hands, on a lighted surface
2. (Photography) another name for radiograph
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shadowgraph

an image formed by a shadow cast upon a lighted surface, as one formed by the hands for entertainment. — shadowgraphist, n.
See also: Performing
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shadowgraph - a photographic image produced on a radiosensitive surface by radiation other than visible light (especially by X-rays or gamma rays)shadowgraph - a photographic image produced on a radiosensitive surface by radiation other than visible light (especially by X-rays or gamma rays)
autoradiograph - a radiogram produced by radiation emitted by the specimen being photographed
photo, photograph, pic, exposure, picture - a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material
roentgenogram, X-ray photograph, X-ray picture, X ray, X-ray - a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X rays; used in medical diagnosis
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The two-dimensional stage of a Nikon shadowgraph was driven using two stepping motors controlled by a mini-computer, and the optical path was reversed to illuminate only the small area to minimize the Schwarzschild-Villiger effect.
Her fiction won the 2013 bosque Fiction Award and has appeared in Southwest Review, WF Literature and Art Review, The Quotable, and Shadowgraph Magazine.
In the system of photographic registration of discharge forms the single-shot shadowgraph method with the Q-switched YAG neodymium laser (YAG:Nd) as a flash lamp was used [13, 16, 17, 21, 22].
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