from The Century Dictionary.

  • Causing deflection or deviation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Causing deflection.
  • adjective forces that cause a body to deviate from its course.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective capable of causing deflection.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective capable of changing the direction (of a light or sound wave)


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