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diffract


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Diffract  \Dif*fract"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Diffracted};  p.  pr 
  &  vb  n.  {Diffracting}.]  [L.  diffractus  p.  p.  of  diffringere 
  to  break  in  pieces;  dif-  =  dis-  +  frangere  to  break.  See 
  {Fracture}.] 
  To  break  or  separate  into  parts  to  deflect,  or  decompose  by 
  deflection,  a?  rays  of  light. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  diffract 
  v  :  undergo  diffraction;  of  light 




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