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Definition:
The process by which some of a stream of radiation is dispersed to travel
in directions other than that which from it was incident by particles
suspended in the medium through which it is travelling.
Reference:
Glossary of Oceanography and the Related Geosciences with References
http://stommel.tamu.edu/~baum/paleo/paleogloss/paleogloss.html
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