Definition of Anaclastic

1. a. Produced by the refraction of light, as seen through water; as, anaclastic curves.



Definition of Anaclastic

1. Adjective. Produced by the refraction of light, as seen through water. ¹

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Medical Definition of Anaclastic

1. 1. Produced by the refraction of light, as seen through water; as, anaclastic curves. 2. Springing back, as the bottom of an anaclastic glass. Anaclastic glass, a glass or phial, shaped like an inverted funnel, and with a very thin convex bottom. By sucking out a little air, the bottom springs into a concave form with a smart crack; and by breathing or blowing gently into the orifice, the bottom, with a like noise, springs into its former convex form. Origin: Gr. To bend back and break; to reflect (light); + to break. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anaclastic

anachronical
anachronism
anachronisms
anachronistic
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anacidity
anaclases
anaclasis
anaclastic (current term)
anaclastics
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anaclitic depression
anaclitic psychotherapy
anaclitisms
anacmesis
anacoenosis
anacoloutha
anacolouthon
anacolouthons

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