adjective Optics. (formerly)

of or relating to refraction.

Origin of anaclastic

1690–1700; < Greek anáklast(os) bent back (verbal adjective of anaklâ to refract, equivalent to ana- ana- + klân to break) + -ic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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