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refraction

  

      n   [+light, ray, wave]   réfraction    f     
→ ... the refraction of the light on the dancing waves.        
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refraction n.
réfraction
[Tech.]

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
indice de réfraction
Se dit aussi "refractive index".
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'refraction' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
n.
refraction index
[Comp.]
n.
angle of refraction
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"refraction": examples and translations in context
An optical illusion, a refraction of light. Une illusion d'optique, la réfraction de la lumière.
Organic ophthalmic articles are photochromic and have high indices of refraction. Des articles ophtalmiques organiques sont photochromes et sont dotés d'indices élevés de réfraction.
Several refraction index circles form an annulus region. Plusieurs cercles d'indice de réfraction forment une région annulaire.
The adjacent mirror layers have different indexes of refraction. Les couches de miroir adjacentes présentent des indices de réfraction différents.
In 1835 MacCullagh published on crystalline refraction and reflection. En 1835, MacCullagh publié le cristallin de réfraction et de réflexion.
hence causing refraction at the structured surface et provoquant de ce fait une réfraction au niveau de la surface structurée
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