a cue that aids in the accurate perception of depth and distance. Atmospheric perspective is the acquired or learned ability to differentiate near and distant objects on the basis of their clear or unclear appearance.

ATMOSPHERIC PERSPECTIVE: "Atmospheric perspective refers to the ability to distinguish objects based on clarity or non-clarity, even when they are far away."
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