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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. -A sense impression that persists following the cessation of the stimulus that caused it

Usage examples (36)
  • The afterimage is a simple consequence of adaptation of the rods and cones of the retina.
  • Cool demonstration of the rapid afterimage effect.
  • Visual footprints formed in afterimage in his brain.
  • It left an afterimage that blinking couldn't get rid of. for more
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