catadioptric

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adjective cata·di·op·tric \ˌka-tə-dī-ˈäp-trik\

Definition of catadioptric

  1. :  belonging to, produced by, or involving both the reflection and the refraction of light

1723

First Known Use of catadioptric

1723


Medical Dictionary

catadioptric

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adjective cata·di·op·tric \ˌkat-ə-dī-ˈäp-trik\

Medical Definition of catadioptric

  1. :  belonging to, produced by, or involving both the reflection and the refraction of light <catadioptric prisms>


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