Refraction - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈfrækʃn|  American pronunciation of the word refraction
Brit.  |rɪˈfrakʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word refraction

noun

- the change in direction of a propagating wave (light or sound) when passing from one medium to another
- the amount by which a propagating wave is bent (syn: deflection, deflexion)
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