how to pronounce parallax


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parallax is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of parallax in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

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meanings of parallax


  1. The angle of seeing of the astronomical unit.
  2. An apparent shift in the position of two stationary objects relative to each other as viewed by an observer, due to a change in observer position.


  1. To measure (a distance) based on parallax observations.
  2. To produce an illusion of levels of distance by shifting layers at different rates.

parallax frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word parallax occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics parallax can be related to

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1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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