# ray optics

ray optics
geometrinė optika statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. geometrical optics; ray optics vok. geometrische Optik, f; Strahlenoptik, f rus. геометрическая оптика, f; лучевая оптика, f pranc. optique géométrique, f

Fizikos terminų žodynas : lietuvių, anglų, prancūzų, vokiečių ir rusų kalbomis. – Vilnius : Mokslo ir enciklopedijų leidybos institutas. . 2007.

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