interference fringe

noun
one of the light or dark bands produced by the interference and diffraction of light
Syn: ↑fringe
Hypernyms: ↑optical phenomenon

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noun
: fringe 2e

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • interference fringe — Fringe Fringe (fr[i^]nj), n. [OF, fringe, F. frange, prob. fr. L. fimbria fiber, thread, fringe, cf. fibra fiber, E. fiber, fimbriate.] 1. An ornamental appendage to the border of a piece of stuff, originally consisting of the ends of the warp,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Interference fringe — Interference In ter*fer ence, n. [See {Interfere}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act or state of interfering; as, the stoppage of a machine by the interference of some of its parts; a meddlesome interference in the business of others. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interference fringe — interferencijos juostelė statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Šviesi arba tamsi sritis, susidariusi bangų interferencijos metu. atitikmenys: angl. interference fringe vok. Interferenzstreifen, m rus. интерференционная… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • interference fringe — ▪ physics       a bright or dark band caused by beams of light that are in phase or out of phase with one another. Light waves and similar wave propagation, when superimposed, will add their crests if they meet in the same phase (the waves are… …   Universalium

  • Fringe — (fr[i^]nj), n. [OF, fringe, F. frange, prob. fr. L. fimbria fiber, thread, fringe, cf. fibra fiber, E. fiber, fimbriate.] 1. An ornamental appendage to the border of a piece of stuff, originally consisting of the ends of the warp, projecting… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Interference — In ter*fer ence, n. [See {Interfere}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act or state of interfering; as, the stoppage of a machine by the interference of some of its parts; a meddlesome interference in the business of others. [1913 Webster] 2. (Physics) The …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Interference figures — Interference In ter*fer ence, n. [See {Interfere}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act or state of interfering; as, the stoppage of a machine by the interference of some of its parts; a meddlesome interference in the business of others. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Interference (wave propagation) — Two point interference in a ripple tank. In physics, interference is the phenomenon in which two waves superpose each other to form a resultant wave of greater or lower amplitude. Interference usually refers to the interaction of waves that are… …   Wikipedia

  • fringe — 1. adjective /fɹɪndʒ/ Outside the mainstream 2. noun /fɹɪndʒ/ a) A decorative border. Interference fringe. b) A marginal or …   Wiktionary

  • Interference lithography — (or holographic lithography) is a technique for patterning regular arrays of fine features, without the use of complex optical systems or photomasks. Basic principleThe basic principle is the same as in interferometry or holography. An… …   Wikipedia


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