specular reflection

noun

Definition of specular reflection

: reflection (as of light by a mirror) at a surface having irregularities small as compared with the wavelength of the incident radiation

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“Specular reflection.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/specular%20reflection. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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