Meaning of anamorphosis
Pronunciation: (an"u-môr'fu-sis, -môr-fō'sis), [key]
— pl. -ses
- a drawing presenting a distorted image that appears in natural form under certain conditions, as when viewed at a raking angle or reflected from a curved mirror.
- the method of producing such a drawing.
- the gradual change in form from one type to another during the evolution of a group of organisms.
- (in certain arthropods) metamorphosis in which body parts or segments are added to those already present.
- anamorphosis (Thesaurus)