constringence


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constringence

(kənˈstrɪndʒəns)
n
(General Physics) physics inverse of the dispersive power of a medium
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The Abbe number, otherwise known as constringence or V-value, is its reciprocal.
55 45% Table 2 Optical quality of various lens materials in terms of constringence (Abbe number).