Definition of reflectance in English:


Line breaks: re¦flect|ance
Pronunciation: /rɪˈflɛkt(ə)ns


The measure of the proportion of light or other radiation striking a surface which is reflected off it.
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  • Instead it measured the diffuse reflectance, which is relatively independent of the angles of illumination and measurement.
  • The peculiar reflectance of infrared radiation by plants forms the main source of remotely sensed information about the biosphere on land.
  • So, given the measured reflectance and the predicted reflectance, one can calculate the contrasts of the collected species in the water.

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