Definition of “diffraction” - English Dictionary

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“diffraction” in British English

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diffractionnoun [ U ]

uk /dɪˈfræk.ʃən/ us /dɪˈfræk.ʃən/ specialized

(a pattern caused by) a change in the direction of light, water, or sound waves

(Definition of “diffraction” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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