Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z

One-point perspective

[wuhn-point] /ˈwʌnˌpɔɪnt/

See under .
a mathematical system for representing three-dimensional objects and space on a two-dimensional surface by means of intersecting lines that are drawn vertically and horizontally and that radiate from one point (one-point perspective) two points (two-point perspective) or several points on a horizon line as perceived by a viewer imagined in an arbitrarily fixed position.
the branch of perspective in which the apparent size and shape of objects and their position with respect to foreground and background are established by actual or suggested lines converging on the horizon


Read Also:

  • One red cent

    Related Terms a red cent

  • Oner

    [wuhn] /wʌn/ adjective 1. being or amounting to a single unit or individual or entire thing, item, or object rather than two or more; a single: one woman; one nation; one piece of cake. 2. being a person, thing, or individual instance or member of a number, kind, group, or category indicated: one member of […]

  • One-reeler

    [wuhn-ree-ler] /ˈwʌnˈri lər/ noun 1. a motion picture, especially a cartoon or comedy, of 10 to 12 minutes’ duration and contained on one reel of film: popular especially in the era of silent films.

  • Onerosity

    [on-er-uh s, oh-ner-] /ˈɒn ər əs, ˈoʊ nər-/ adjective 1. burdensome, oppressive, or troublesome; causing hardship: onerous duties. 2. having or involving obligations or responsibilities, especially legal ones, that outweigh the advantages: an onerous agreement. /ˈɒnərəs; ˈəʊ-/ adjective 1. laborious or oppressive 2. (law) (of a contract, lease, etc) having or involving burdens or obligations […]

Disclaimer: One-point perspective definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.