left size distortion
   see hyperschematia.

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • hyperschematia —    Also known as left size distortion. The term hyperschematia comes from the Greek words huper (to exceed a certain boundary) and schèma (form, scheme, topographic map). It translates roughly as overly detailed mapping of space . The term… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • hemimicropsia —    The term hemimicropsia comes from the Greek words hèmi (half), mikros (small), and opsis (seeing). It translates roughly as seeing objects in one half of the visual field as smaller . The term is used to denote a rare disorder of visual… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Alice in Wonderland syndrome —    Also known as Alice in Wonderland effect, Wonderland syndrome, and syndrome of Alice in Wonderland. The term syndrome of Alice in Wonderland was introduced in or shortly before 1955 by the British psychiatrist John Todd (1914 1987) to denote a …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • hyposchematia —    The term hyposchematia comes from the Greek words hupo (below, beneath) and schema (form, scheme, topographic map). It translates roughly as insufficiently detailed mapping of space . The term hyposchématie was introduced in or shortly before… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • aschematia —    The term aschematia comes from the Greek words an (not) and schèma (form, scheme, or topographic map). It translates roughly as an inadequate mapping of space . The term asché matie was introduced in or shortly before 1905 by the French… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Image editing — For the uses, cultural impact, and ethical concerns of image editing, see Photo manipulation. For the process of culling and archiving images, see Digital asset management. A colorized version of originally black and white photo, colorized using… …   Wikipedia

  • Subwoofer — A subwoofer is a woofer, or a complete loudspeaker dedicated to the reproduction of bass audio frequencies, from perhaps 150 Hz down as far as 20 Hz, or in rare cases lower. Also known as subs , these are used to augment the low frequency… …   Wikipedia

  • Ames room — An Ames room is a distorted room that is used to create an optical illusion. Probably influenced by the writings of Hermann Helmholtz, it was invented by American ophthalmologist Adelbert Ames, Jr. in 1934, and constructed in the following… …   Wikipedia

  • Green Monster — For other uses, see Green Monster (disambiguation). The Green Monster as seen from the grandstand section on May 6, 2011. The ladder is visible to the right of the Red Sox Foundation logo. The Green Monster is a popular nickname for the thirty… …   Wikipedia

  • Gramophone record — A 12 inch (30 cm) 33⅓ rpm record (left), a 7 inch 45 rpm record (right), and a CD (above) A gramophone record, commonly known as a phonograph record (in American English), vinyl record (in reference to vinyl, the material most commonly used after …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”