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three-dimensional

, three-D, 3-D
1. of, having, or relating to three dimensions
2. (of a film, transparency, etc.) simulating the effect of depth by presenting slightly different views of a scene to each eye
3. having volume

three-dimensional

[′thrē di′men·chən·əl]
(science and technology)
Giving the illusion of depth, in three dimensions.
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Kwon-glazed armorial porcelain is a combination of Chinese and Western elements: bright colors, Jincai application (a technique in Chinese porcelain), fine craftsmanship, and successful three-dimensionality achieved by applying the Western technique used in oil painting.
(10) Three-dimensionality of flagellar movement of spermatozoa attached to a glass slide by their heads was determined using the fine knob of the microscope equipped with the 100x DL objective.
Each student glues the ring onto the finished project, which adds three-dimensionality to the composition.
To illuminate these iconic elements, HLB selected halogen uplights set in a ring formation inside the fountain, "bringing a three-dimensionality to the space," says Aghassian.
To move through the ten sections of this themed exhibition is, then, to witness the expressive possibilities of three-dimensionality under the pressure of antiquity's inspiration as explored and developed by the artists of this final phase of Florence's civic culture as the new Athens, Rome, and Jerusalem all rolled into one.
The perspective, which leads to an open window overlooking a mountain landscape, creates a masterfully deceptive composition that approaches total three-dimensionality.
Among the topics are predicting protein-protein interactions between and within species to facilitate systems biology studies, the importance of three-dimensionality for modulators of protein-protein interactions, interactive technologies for leveraging the known chemistry of anchor residues to disrupt protein interactions, inhibiting LFA-1//ICAM interaction to treat autoimmune disease, potent and selective orally available oxytocin antagonists restosiban and epelsiban, and peptidic inhibitors of protein-protein interactions for cell adhesion receptors.
The vessel's surface was carved, which enhanced its three-dimensionality and set up a palpable tension.
There are some classy actors here - Karl Howman, Bob Saul, Clare Wilkie, Graham Seed - who bring three-dimensionality to their parts.
The scholarly ambience shifts from the mythic and literary to the real and historical; the arguments assume three-dimensionality as the emotional and intellectual stakes rise--is modern Zionism at its core a nationalist movement with ethical moorings, meant to ensure security for Jews, or is it a colonialist movement that secured territory and sovereignty for one group at the expense of another?
There is an overview of Dali's protean output in non-traditional media: clothing, staged photographs of himself, films, animation sketches, holograms and stereoscopic paintings (two slightly different versions of the same image which, when viewed through lenses, give the impression of three-dimensionality).
The effect is accentuated by the bright oranges and yellows L'Honorey uses to render the petals, giving them an aspect of three-dimensionality.

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