Definitions for "Parallax"
The apparent displacement, or difference of position, of an object, as seen from two different stations, or points of view.
The apparent difference in position of a body (as the sun, or a star) as seen from some point on the earth's surface, and as seen from some other conventional point, as the earth's center or the sun.
The apparent shift in position of a nearby object, relative to more distant ones, as the observer changes position. Using basic trigonometry, it is possible to derive the distance of a star as observed from opposite points on Earth's orbit.
Parallax is a fictional character, a supervillain from DC Comics. Created by writer Ron Marz and artist Darryl Banks for Green Lantern vol. 3, #48 (January 1994), Parallax was devised as the new supervillain identity for former Green Lantern protagonist Hal Jordan. The character's revamp as a villain, as well as his replacement as Green Lantern by the Kyle Rayner character, was controversial with many fans.
Parallax is the third episode of the science fiction television series Star Trek: Voyager.
Parallax is an Australian television series, funded by the Australian Film Finance Corporation, about a boy named Ben discovering a portal to multiple dimensions, and exploring these with his friend, Francis, and newfound sister, Katherine.
A distortion or incorrect interpretation of what is seen when objects are located on in front of the other, and apparently looks as though it is one thing, when in fact it is another, such a an indicator being read from the side rather than from the front.
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The annual parallax. See annual parallax, below.