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Polarization (Sfrwbp)

Definition
The phenomenon in which waves of light or other radiation are restricted in direction of vibration. (Source: wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn)
Broader Term
Electromagnetic wave phenomena (Sfrwb)
Narrower Terms
Pulses (Sfrwbpg)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Electromagnetic wave propagation (Sfrwbb)
Diffraction (Sfrwbd)
Doppler effect (Sfrwbe)
Frequency (Electromagnetism) (Sfrwbf)
Radiation patterns (Sfrwbq)
Reflection (Sfrwbr)
Refraction (Sfrwbs)
Scattering (Sfrwbt)