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grouping

[′grüp·iŋ]
(communications)
Periodic error in the spacing of recorded lines in a facsimile system.

Grouping

Arrangement of the major architectural forms of a building; such as a main structure plus its wings, or the arrangement of elements on the facade.
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As to the efficiency of the leader line, our results are in line with the results from the repetition discrimination task performed by Palmer and Beck (Beck and Palmer 2002; Palmer and Beck 2007), which suggests that line connectedness is a weaker grouping principle than intrinsic grouping principles.
They suggest that the gestalt grouping principle of common fate also consists of grouping elements together based on their common luminance changes.
In the spatio-temporal domain, where the basic questions "when," "how long," "how often," "what is the trend" are added, and particularly when dealing with animated representations, perceptual organization is further influenced by the Gestalt grouping principles "objective set" and "common fate.