diffuse reflection

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diffuse reflection

[də′fyüs ri′flek·shən]
(physics)
Reflection of light, sound, or radio waves from a surface in all directions according to the cosine law.

diffuse reflection

diffuse reflection
Reflection of light from a rough surface which scatters it in all directions.
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In order to assess the contribution of light from points in the scene to light reaching the observer, many values of the BRDF of the surface containing the contributing point must be used, particularly when light coming from diffuse interreflections is computed.

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