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perspective
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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Definition
giving a 2-dimensional picture a 3-dimensional appearance by making parts that are farther away look smaller than things that are close;  or a picture drawn in such a manner
  • The gray dusty truck, in the yard before the door, stood out magically in this light, in the overdrawn perspective of a stereopticon.
    Chapter 10 (39% in)
perspective = 3-dimensional appearance
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