dispersive medium

noun

physics a substance in which waves of different frequencies travel at different speeds

Nearby words

  1. dispersion,
  2. dispersion hardening,
  3. dispersion medium,
  4. dispersion relation,
  5. dispersive,
  6. dispersive power,
  7. dispersoid,
  8. disphenoid,
  9. dispireme,
  10. dispirit

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