reflection coefficient

n. Symbol

A measure of the relative permeability of a particular membrane to a particular solute.

Nearby words

  1. reflect on,
  2. reflectance,
  3. reflected plan,
  4. reflecting telescope,
  5. reflection,
  6. reflection density,
  7. reflection nebula,
  8. reflection plane,
  9. reflective,
  10. reflectively


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