Definition of backscatter
: the scattering of radiation or particles in a direction opposite to that of the incident radiation due to reflection from particles of the medium traversed; also : the radiation or particles so reversed in direction
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Variants of backscatter
Rhymes with backscatter
back matter, bespatter, dark matter, flat-hatter, front matter, gray matter, no matter, standpatter, the matter, white matter, wildcatter
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