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used in Atlas Shrugged

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To change the velocity of a beam of light (apparently bending it) or other wave-form as it passes (at an angle) from one medium into another.
  • They stood in silence, in the glare of a single light refracted from the glass surface to their faces.
    2.1 Part 2 Chapter 1 — The Man Who Belonged on Earth (49% in)
  • By the same method as a mirage on a desert: an image refracted from a layer of heated air.
    3.1 Part 3 Chapter 1 — Atlantis (6% in)

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