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Medical Term:

parallax

Pronunciation: par'a-laks

Definition: The apparent displacement of an object that follows a change in the position from which it is viewed.

See: phi phenomenon

[G. alternately, fr. par-allasso, to make alternate, fr. allos, other]

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