optical prism

noun
optical device having a triangular shape and made of glass or quartz; used to deviate a beam or invert an image
Syn: ↑prism
Derivationally related forms: ↑prismatic (for: ↑prism)
Hypernyms: ↑optical device
Hyponyms: ↑erecting prism
Part Holonyms: ↑biprism, ↑telescope, ↑scope, ↑spectroscope, ↑prism spectroscope

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