Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One that refracts.
  • n. A refracting telescope.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A refracting telescope.
  • n. anything which refracts light, heat or sound

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Anything that refracts.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A refracting telescope. See telescope.

Etymologies

refract +‎ -or (Wiktionary)

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