Definition of Deflection


  • 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"
  • the property of being bent or deflected
  • the movement of the pointer or pen of a measuring instrument from its zero position
  • the amount by which a propagating wave is bent
  • a twist or aberration
    especially a perverse or abnormal way of judging or acting
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Unscramble deflection

504 unscramble word found using the letters deflection.

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