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prism

noun [C]  us   /ˈprɪz·əm/
a transparent object, often glass, that separates white light into different colors
Translations of “prism”
in Vietnamese lăng trụ, lăng kính…
in Spanish prisma…
in Thai รูปทรงปริซึม, แก้วทรงเหลี่ยม…
in Malaysian prisma…
in French prisme…
in German das Prisma…
in Chinese (Traditional) 稜鏡…
in Indonesian prisma…
in Russian призма…
in Turkish prizma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 棱镜…
in Polish pryzmat…
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