plane of polarization

noun phrase
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of plane of polarization

: the plane in which the magnetic-vibration component of plane-polarized electromagnetic radiation lies

First Known Use of plane of polarization

1815


Medical Dictionary

plane of polarization

noun

medical Definition of plane of polarization

: a plane in which electromagnetic radiation vibrates when it is polarized so as to vibrate in a single plane

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