|reflection or reflexion (rɪˈflɛkʃən)|
|1.||the act of reflecting or the state of being reflected|
|2.||something reflected or the image so produced, as by a mirror|
|3.||careful or long consideration or thought|
|4.||implicit or explicit attribution of discredit or blame|
|5.||maths a transformation in which the direction of one axis is reversed or which changes the sign of one of the variables|
|6.||anatomy the bending back of a structure or part upon itself|
|reflexion or reflexion|
|re'flectional or reflexion|
|re'flexional or reflexion|
reflection re·flec·tion (rĭ-flěk'shən)
The act of reflecting or the state of being reflected.
The folding of a membrane from the wall of a cavity over an organ and back to the wall.
The folds so made.
Mental concentration; careful consideration.
A thought or an opinion resulting from such consideration.
|reflection (rĭ-flěk'shən) Pronunciation Key