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  Definition of deflexion
  1. a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern); "a diversion from the main highway"; "a digression into irrelevant details"; "a deflection from his goal"
  2. the property of being bent or deflected
  3. the movement of the pointer or pen of a measuring instrument from its zero position
  4. the amount by which a propagating wave is bent
Similar Words: diversion, deviation, digression, deflection, divagation, bending, refraction

 

Hyponyms: red herring, windage, wind deflection, refractivity, refractiveness

 

Derivational Morphology: digress, stray, divagate, wander, deflect, bend, turn away, deviate, divert

 

 
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