inverted image


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inverted image

[in′vərd·əd ′im·ij]
(optics)
An image in which up and down, as well as left and right, are interchanged; that is, an image that results from rotating the object 180° about a line from the object to the observer; such images are formed by most astronomical telescopes. Also known as reversed image.
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In the present study, traditional and inverted images were obtained for each of the 12 specimens.
Drip Vase, 2011, an inverted image of a pair of vases that seem, in Chetrit's subtly surreal take, to be oozing from the ceiling, expands the form's possibilities still further.
We wanted to present an inverted image to reveal the injustice and suffering of a woman whose husband marries multiple wives without a need for it," "Tash" actor Abdullah Al-Sadhan told the local daily Okaz.
The events leading up to it have a certain structure which is then inverted for the subsequent events, producing symmetry about a central axis, in the same way as a mirror produces an inverted image of what is before it.
This inverted image comes through most clearly in those dioceses facing an interregnum, where they either have a bishop near retirement, are awaiting the appointment of a new bishop, or haven't yet gotten to know their newly installed bishop.
Taking the example of modernism, the author maintains that Deleuze's approach is opposed fundamentally to the Marxist idea that modernism's aesthetico-ideological edifice was a replacement for, or inverted image of, a political agency lost to reification.
In the prime task, participants were asked to mentally rotate an inverted image to upright and make a normal versus mirror judgment using a key response.
I stick the bottom half on one side of the file-folder tab and then fold it over and have the inverted image on the back.