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refraction
American English: /rəˈfrækʃ(ə)n/
British English: /rɪˈfrakʃ(ə)n/

Translation of refraction in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • The disagreement concerns one of the most fundamental and best-known phenomena in optics - refraction.
    • Central to the concept of a perfect lens is the phenomenon called refraction, which occurs when electromagnetic waves, including light, bend slightly when passing from one material into another.
    • Although it has long been known that a rainbow is produced by the dispersion of white light through rain droplets via refraction, there is far more to this optical phenomenon than first meets the eye.
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