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Pronunciation: stro'bo-skop'ik

Definition: Pertaining to the illusion of motion, retarded or accelerated, produced by visual images observed intermittently in rapid succession.

[G. strobos, a twisting around, fr. strepho, to twist, + skopeo, to view]

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