Re*flect"ent\ (r?*fl?kt"ent), a. [L. reflectens, p. pr. of reflectere. See Reflect.]

1. Bending or flying back; reflected. "The ray descendent, and the ray reflectent flying with so great a speed." --Sir K. Digby.

2. Reflecting; as, a reflectent body. --Sir K. Digby.
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