pentaprism

noun
pen·​ta·​prism | \ ˈpentə+ˌ-\

Definition of pentaprism

: a pentagonal prism having one angle 90° and the others 112° 30′, producing a constant deviation of 90° for any wavelength, and used as a reflector in range finders

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penta- + prism

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