refrangible

refrangible

[ri-fran-juh-buhl]
adjective
capable of being refracted, as rays of light.

Origin:
1665–75; re- + frangible

refrangibleness, refrangibility, noun
unrefrangible, adjective
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refrangible (rɪˈfrændʒɪbəl)
 
adj
capable of being refracted
 
[C17: from Latin refringere to break up, from re- + frangere to break]
 
refrangi'bility
 
n
 
re'frangibleness
 
n

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