Prismatic definition

-ĭ-kəl
Of, relating to, resembling, or being a prism.
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Formed by refraction of light through a prism. Used of a spectrum of light.
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Of or resembling a prism.
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Brilliantly colored; iridescent.
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That refracts light as a prism.
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Many-colored; brilliant; dazzling.
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Formed by refraction of light through a prism, used especially of a spectrum of light.
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That forms or resembles prismatic colors.
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Relating to or resembling a prism.
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Of or pertaining to a prism; having the form of a prism; containing one or more prisms.
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Separated or distributed by, or as if by, a transparent prism; formed by a prism; varied or brilliant in color.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of prismatic - prismatical

Origin of prismatic

  • Greek prīsma prīsmat- prism prism –ic

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition