aclastic


aclastic
  a. non-refractive.

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  • aclastic — aclastic, a. Nat. Philos. rare. (əˈklæstɪk) [f. Gr. ἄκλαστ ος unbroken + ic.] Not refracting; applied to substances which do not refract the rays of light which pass through them. Syd. Soc. Lex …   Useful english dictionary

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