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Definition of 'deflexion'


  1. the amount by which a propagating wave is bent
       Synonyms: deflection refraction
  2. the movement of the pointer or pen of a measuring instrument from its zero position
       Synonyms: deflection
  3. the property of being bent or deflected
       Synonyms: deflection bending
  4. 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"
       Synonyms: diversion deviation digression deflection divagation

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