noun. ['dɪˈfrækʃən'] when light passes sharp edges or goes through narrow slits the rays are deflected and produce fringes of light and dark bands.
- X-ray diffraction
Words that Rhyme with Diffraction
How do you pronounce diffraction?
Pronounce diffraction as dɪˈfrækʃən.
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Example sentences of the word diffraction
1. Noun, singular or mass
Aim the light so that it passes through a diffraction grating and onto a flat screen.