GEOMETRICAL ILLUSION

a figure made of straight or curved lines in which the lines or their interrelationships are misinterpreted by the visual system. An example is the ZOLLNER ILLUSION.

GEOMETRICAL ILLUSION: "A geometric illusion is a visual illusion."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GEOMETRICAL ILLUSION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/geometrical-illusion/ (accessed November 8, 2020).
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