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Search Results for: chromatic

Achromatic

Achromatic (Science: microscopy) Literally, colour-free. A lens or prism is said to be achromatic when corrected for two... Read More

Fibre

Definition noun, plural: fibres (1) (anatomy) Any elongated, thread-like structure, e.g. nerve fiber and muscle fiber (2)... Read More

Trombone

trombone 1. A powerful brass instrument of the trumpet kind, thought by some to be the ancient sackbut, consisting of a tube... Read More

Doublet

Doublet (Science: microscopy) two simple lens elements cemented together, for the purpose of giving spherical and chromatic... Read More

Diatonic

Diatonic Pertaining to the scale of eight tones, the eighth of which is the octave of the first. Diatonic scale, a scale... Read More

Doublets

Doublet (Science: microscopy) two simple lens elements cemented together, for the purpose of giving spherical and chromatic... Read More