Oster, Gerald Formerly, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, City University of New York, New York, New York.
Amidror, Isaac École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland.
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The term moiré refers to a pattern that may occur when repetitive structures (such as families of lines, curves, or dots) are superposed or viewed against each other. This pattern consists of a new structure of alternating dark and bright areas which is clearly observed at the superposition, although it does not exist in any of the original structures.
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