angle of deviation


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angle of deviation

n
(General Physics) the angle between the direction of the refracted ray and the direction of the incident ray when a ray of light passes from one medium to another
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2] Why would changing from spectacles to contact lenses possibly cause a change in the angle of deviation for near vision for a patient with the clinical data shown in Image A?
On the other hand, the obtained new transition curves are compared with the most used transition curves (clothoid, sinusoidal and bloss) in highways with regard to curvature change, angle of deviation, superelevation, lateral acceleration and total curve length.