from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun The alteration of the frequency and the phase of light caused by scattering as the light passes through a transparent medium.
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- noun physics the
inelastic scatteringof photonswith subsequent change in frequencyand phase; employed in Raman spectroscopy
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[After Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman.]
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From Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman Indian physicist
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