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Search Results for: reflection

Reflection

reflection 1. The act of reflecting, or turning or sending back, or the state of being reflected. Specifically: The return... Read More

Rainbow

rainbow A bow or arch exhibiting, in concentric bands, the several colours of the spectrum, and formed in the part of the... Read More

Flare

Flare (Science: microscopy) Unwanted light in an optical instrument that arises by reflection at lens surfaces (including... Read More

Person

Person 1. A character or part, as in a play; a specific kind or manifestation of individual character, whether in real life,... Read More

White line of toldt

Definition noun, plural: white lines of Toldt (1) The lateral peritoneal reflection along the outer edge of the ascending... Read More

Densitometer

Densitometer 1. An instrument for measuring the density of a fluid. Synonym: densimeter. 2. An instrument for measuring, by... Read More

Stereoscope

stereoscope (Science: instrument) An optical instrument for giving to pictures the appearance of solid forms, as seen in... Read More

Achromatic

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

Reflected ray

Reflected ray A ray of light or other form of radiant energy which is thrown back from a nonpermeable or nonabsorbing... Read More

Shine

shine 1. To emit rays of light; to give light; to beam with steady radiance; to exhibit brightness or splendor; as, the sun... Read More

Absorption

Definition noun, plural: absorptions The process of absorbing or assimilating substances into cells or across the tissues... Read More

Regard

regard 1. A look; aspect directed to another; view; gaze. But her, with stern regard, he thus repelled. (milton) 2.... Read More

Lightning

Lightning 1. A discharge of atmospheric electricity, accompanied by a vivid flash of light, commonly from one cloud to... Read More

Normal

normal (Science: microscopy) An imaginary line forming a right angle with the tangent to a curved surface at a particular... Read More

Foil

Foil 1. A leaf or very thin sheet of metal; as, brass foil; tin foil; gold foil. 2. A thin leaf of sheet copper silvered and... Read More

Mechanical

mechanical 1. Pertaining to, governed by, or in accordance with, mechanics, or the laws of motion; pertaining to the... Read More

Spontaneous

spontaneous 1. Proceding from natural feeling, temperament, or disposition, or from a native internal proneness, readiness,... Read More

Brightness

Brightness (Science: microscopy) The brightness of an extended luminous source is termed the intensity per unit area... Read More

Fluorescence microscopy

Definition noun A technique using a light microscope to study properties of organic or inorganic substances using the... Read More