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chromatic aberration

The lens aberration resulting from the normal increase in refractive index of all common materials toward the blue end of the spectrum. The change in image size from one color to another is known as lateral color or chromatic difference of magnification.
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Last Updated: 9/8/2009 10:39:49 AM
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