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"None of us, no matter what continent or island or ice cap, asked to be born in the first place, and that even somebody as old as I am, which is 80, only just got here."
- Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

Solido  
  Abbr. for solidograph; a device that produced a solid three dimensional image.  

See also solidograph.

We might as well have stayed on Earth and studied the solidos, for all the good this traveling does you.
From Chance of a Lifetime, by Milton Lesser.
Published by Super Science Fiction in 1956
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Science fiction fans are probably most familiar with this term from Frank Herbert's Dune:

A solido tri-d projection appeared on the table surface about a third of the way down from the Duke.

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