AUBERT PHENOMENON

the illusion that occurs when a vertical line appears to tilt in the opposing direction from the direction the head is tilted when viewing it. Also known as the Aubert illusion. [Hermann Aubert (1826-1892), German physician|

AUBERT PHENOMENON: "The Aubert Phenomenon refers to a visual illusion that occurs when a line seems to tilt in the opposite direction to the head of the viewer."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AUBERT PHENOMENON," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/aubert-phenomenon/ (accessed August 25, 2019).
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