how to pronounce parallax

/ˈpɛɹəˌlæks/

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parallax is pronounced in three syllables

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pɛɹəlæks

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meanings of parallax

noun:

  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.

verb:

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

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