plane of polarization
Date: 1831 the plane in which the magnetic-vibration component of plane-polarized electromagnetic radiation lies

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  • Plane of polarization — Plane Plane, n. [F. plane, L. plana. See {Plane}, v. & a.] 1. (Geom.) A surface, real or imaginary, in which, if any two points are taken, the straight line which joins them lies wholly in that surface; or a surface, any section of which by a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • plane of polarization — n a plane in which electromagnetic radiation vibrates when it is polarized so as to vibrate in a single plane …   Medical dictionary

  • plane of polarization — poliarizacijos plokštuma statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Plokštuma, išvesta per plokščiai poliarizuotos elektromagnetinės bangos sklidimo kryptį ir elektrinio vektoriaus virpėjimo kryptį. atitikmenys: angl. plane of… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • plane of polarization — poliarizacijos plokštuma statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Plokštuma, statmena tiesiai poliarizuotos šviesos elektrinio lauko stiprio vektoriaus virpesių krypčiai. atitikmenys: angl. plane of polarization; polarization… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • plane of polarization — poliarizacijos plokštuma statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. plane of polarization vok. Polarisationsebene, f rus. плоскость поляризации, f pranc. plan de polarisation, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • plane of polarization — a plane in which the magnetic vibration component of plane polarized electromagnetic radiation lies …   Useful english dictionary

  • Plane of projection — Plane Plane, n. [F. plane, L. plana. See {Plane}, v. & a.] 1. (Geom.) A surface, real or imaginary, in which, if any two points are taken, the straight line which joins them lies wholly in that surface; or a surface, any section of which by a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Plane of reflection — Plane Plane, n. [F. plane, L. plana. See {Plane}, v. & a.] 1. (Geom.) A surface, real or imaginary, in which, if any two points are taken, the straight line which joins them lies wholly in that surface; or a surface, any section of which by a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Plane of refraction — Plane Plane, n. [F. plane, L. plana. See {Plane}, v. & a.] 1. (Geom.) A surface, real or imaginary, in which, if any two points are taken, the straight line which joins them lies wholly in that surface; or a surface, any section of which by a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Axis of polarization — Axis Ax is, n.; pl. {Axes}. [L. axis axis, axle. See {Axle}.] A straight line, real or imaginary, passing through a body, on which it revolves, or may be supposed to revolve; a line passing through a body or system around which the parts are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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