|to run away hurriedly; flee.|
|to steal or take dishonestly (money, esp. public funds, or property entrusted to one's care); embezzle.|
refract re·fract (rĭ-frākt')
v. re·fract·ed, re·fract·ing, re·fracts
To deflect something, especially light, from a straight path by refraction.
To determine the refraction of an eye or a lens.