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refractivity

[ree-frak-tiv-i-tee] /ˌri frækˈtɪv ɪ ti/
noun
1.
the power to refract.
Also called refringence.
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Examples for refractivity
  • The refractivity is used in the calculation of ray bending.
  • The new formulation includes both hydrostatic and non-hydrostatic components of the group refractivity.

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