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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    used about paintings or other images that are so realistic they are hard to distinguish from photos

    If you really want to feel bad about your pen doodles – have a look at these 25 Incredibly Photorealistic Drawings drawn with a humble BIC PEN.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 24/09/2012
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    used about computer games whose images are so realistic they look real

    2K Games boss Christoph Hartmann believes games can't communicate emotion without photorealistic graphics.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 24/09/2012


to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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