Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

speckle pattern

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun Astronomy.
  1. the visual appearance of a star as viewed through a large telescope, with irregularities caused by the distorting effect of local turbulence in the earth's atmosphere.

Origin of speckle pattern

First recorded in 1960–65
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018