1865–70; <Greek — zōḗ ‘life’ + tropḗ ‘turn’
Zoëtrope [ zoh’-eh-trohp ]
— A device that, when whirled, gives successive images the illusion of motion; — the illusion of appearing as one moving image
Zoëtrope in Words
uses creative wordplay
to set images* in motion.
*Images as symbioses of words and Life
Illusion is secondary.🤫
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