REFRACTION

Light or sound wavelengths passing from one medium to another are bent, affecting the way they are perceived.

REFRACTION: "Rainbows are a result of light wave refraction."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "REFRACTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/refraction/ (accessed July 6, 2020).
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