Weekly Photo Challenge: Refraction

Word Origin and History for refraction

From:     Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper


1570s, from Late Latin refractionem (nominative refractio) “a breaking up,” noun of action from past participle stem of Latin refringere “to break up,” from re- “back” (see re- ) + comb. form of frangere “to break” (see fraction ).


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EPSON MFP image DIGITAL CAMERA refrac12 refrac 14 refrac15

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20 thoughts on “Weekly Photo Challenge: Refraction”

  1. Super choices, Iris. Can’t really choose a favorite, but the first one and the third, with the glasses, really appeal to me. These are the sorts of things I like to shot, too.


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