What is the diffraction of light?

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Diffraction of light is a phenomenon in which light ray bends or breaks up into its component parts. That is, the bending of light around small obstacles and the spreading out of the light past small apertures or openings.
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diffraction is the bending of a wave around a barrier such as an obstacle or the edges of an opening. Every wave is the source of another wave. Yes, and each different wavelength
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The geometrical theory of diffraction is an extension of geometrical optics which accounts for diffraction. Geometrical optics also called Ray optics is the basic theory describing
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