Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

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

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A refracting telescope. See telescope.

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

  • noun (Opt.) Anything that refracts.

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

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

Etymologies

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refract +‎ -or

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