Definition of total internal reflection in English:

total internal reflection

Line breaks: total in|tern¦al re|flec¦tion

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noun

[mass noun] Physics
  • The complete reflection of a light ray reaching an interface with a less dense medium when the angle of incidence exceeds the critical angle.

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