angle of refraction definition

  • noun:
    • The position formed by a refracted ray and a perpendicular towards the refracting area on point of refraction.
    • The perspective between the perpendicular and a ray refracted at a surface
    • the position which a refracted ray makes using the perpendicular towards area separating the 2 news traversed because of the ray.
    • the position between a refracted ray and a line perpendicular into surface between the two news during the point of refraction

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