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aberration

Edited by Jonathan Law and Richard Rennie

in A Dictionary of Physics

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780198714743
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191783036
aberration

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1. (in optics) A defect in the image formed by a lens or curved mirror. In chromatic aberration the image

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Subjects: Physics

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