Resembling a lentil in size or kind getting the form of a double convex lens
- convex on both edges; shaped like a lentil
- Resembling a lentil in size or type; having the kind of a double-convex lens.
Creates the illusion of level and/or capability to show picture moving when seeing a print product through an lenticular lense
early 15c., from belated Latin lenticularis, from lenticula "a small lentil," diminutive of lens "lentil" (identify lentil). Associated: Lenticularity.
(a.) Resembling a lentil in dimensions or kind; having the form of a double-convex lens.
They are generally of lenticular form, and usually occur in or near the contact of eruptive rocks with schists or slates; the presence of the igneous rock being probably connected genetically with their origin.