noun. ['dɪˈflɛkʃən'] a twist or aberration; especially a perverse or abnormal way of judging or acting.
- be born
noun. ['dɪˈflɛkʃən'] a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern).
- red herring
noun. ['dɪˈflɛkʃən'] the movement of the pointer or pen of a measuring instrument from its zero position.
- get well
- fall asleep
noun. ['dɪˈflɛkʃən'] the property of being bent or deflected.
- physical property
- wind deflection
noun. ['dɪˈflɛkʃən'] the amount by which a propagating wave is bent.
Example sentences of the word deflection
1. Noun, singular or mass
Determine the low end spot in the shed and estimate the amount of deflection.