What does anaglyph mean?

Definitions for anaglyph
ˈæn ə glɪfanaglyph

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. anaglyph(noun)

    moving or still pictures in contrasting colors that appear three-dimensional when superimposed

  2. anaglyph(noun)

    anything carved in low relief


  1. anaglyph(Noun)

    A decorative ornament worked in low relief or bas relief, such as a piece of cameo jewelry.

  2. anaglyph(Noun)

    The three-dimensional effect created by spectacles that have usually one red and one bluish-green lens and a stereoscopically modified film.

  3. Origin: From ἀναγλυφή; from ana- up + glyphein carve out

Webster Dictionary

  1. Anaglyph(noun)

    any sculptured, chased, or embossed ornament worked in low relief, as a cameo

  2. Origin: [Gr. wrought in low relief, embossed work; + to engrave.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Anaglyph

    an′a-glif, n. an ornament carved in low relief.—adj. Anaglypt′ic. [Gr.; ana, up, glyph-ein, to carve.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of anaglyph in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of anaglyph in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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