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monochromatic
In optics, pertaining to a single wavelength of electromagnetic radiation or to a single color. Note: In practice, optical radiation is never perfectly monochromatic, i.e., it never consists of only one wavelength. It always has a finite spectral width, albeit narrow.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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