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refractor
American English: /rəˈfræktər/
British English: /rɪˈfraktə/

Translation of refractor in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • He contributed to the theory of refraction, and as a result of his theory of the wave form of light he was able to calculate the refraction within the lenses and make refractors with lesser chromatic and spherical aberration.
    • The results demonstrated that trained nurses and lay screeners achieved similar accuracy rates administering the two automated refractors.
    • An arc of white light shone through the carefully planned refractors near its crest, making the Citadel look like an archer's bow drawn to the sky.

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