[ ri-frin-juhns ]
/ rɪˈfrɪn dʒəns /
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How to use refringence in a sentence
The mineral has a high refractive index, and strong bi-refringence.
The difference, 0.1723, between these two indices gives a measure of the bi-refringence or double refraction.
Medical definitions for refringence
[ rĭ-frĭn′jəns ]
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