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albedo

noun al·be·do \al-ˈbē-(ˌ)dō\
plural al·be·dos

Definition of ALBEDO

:  reflective power; specifically :  the fraction of incident radiation (as light) that is reflected by a surface or body (as the moon or a cloud)

Origin of ALBEDO

Late Latin, whiteness, from Latin albus
First Known Use: circa 1859

Rhymes with ALBEDO

albedo

noun al·be·do \al-ˈbēd-(ˌ)ō\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural al·be·dos

Medical Definition of ALBEDO

:  the fraction of incident light or electromagnetic radiation that is reflected by a surface or body (as the moon or the skin)

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