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pris·mat·ic  audio  (prz-mtk) KEY  also pris·mat·i·cal  (--kl) KEY 

ADJECTIVE:
  1. Of, relating to, resembling, or being a prism.
  2. Formed by refraction of light through a prism. Used of a spectrum of light.
  3. Brilliantly colored; iridescent.

ETYMOLOGY:
Greek prsma, prsmat-, prism ; see prism + -ic

OTHER FORMS:
pris·mati·cal·ly(Adverb)


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