What does "constringence" mean in relation to light?

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What does "constringence" mean in relation to light?

I know it has something to do with dispersion, but I cant find any information on constringence anywhere.
 

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Constringence is the dispersivity (also known as Abbe number) of a material. For the exact definition, visit any website with information on optics-try
www.explore-physics.com[/URL] .
Regards,
Einstone.
 
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