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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The mistake of misrepresenting the facts; A change for the worse; An optical phenomenon resulting from the failure of a lens or mirror to produce a good image;

Usage examples (36)
  • Using these make-up tips will help you minimize any distortion caused by your lenses.
  • Heavy metal guitar players use vacuum tube amplifiers to produce extreme distortion
  • I use the term distortion in relation to my personal observations, for I resided in the Canal Zone from 1967-1970.
  • The second long-term distortion is similar to the first. for more
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