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noun. ['dɪˈfrækʃən'] when light passes sharp edges or goes through narrow slits the rays are deflected and produce fringes of light and dark bands.
Rhymes with Diffraction Grating
Sentences with diffraction-grating
1. Noun Phrase
CDs represent an example of a diffraction grating that is not made from apertures.
2. Noun Phrase
You can analyze the spectrum of a chemical using a special type of prism known as a diffraction grating.
3. Noun Phrase
Aim the light so that it passes through a diffraction grating and onto a flat screen.
noun. ['ˈgreɪtɪŋ'] a barrier that has parallel or crossed bars blocking a passage but admitting air.
adjective. ['ˈgreɪtɪŋ'] unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound.
noun. ['ˈgreɪtɪŋ'] optical device consisting of a surface with many parallel grooves in it; disperses a beam of light (or other electromagnetic radiation) into its wavelengths to produce its spectrum.