propagating

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amount by which a propagating wave is bent deflection , deflexion , refraction
phenomenon of a propagating wave (light or sound) being thrown back from a surface reflection , reflexion
change in direction of a propagating wave (light or sound) when passing from one medium to another refraction
(physics) an imaginary surface joining all points in space that are reached at the same instant by a wave propagating through a medium wavefront , wave front
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