a person or thing that reflects.
a body, surface, or device that reflects light, heat, sound, or the like.
a substance, as graphite or heavy water, used to prevent the escape of neutrons from the core of a nuclear reactor.

1655–65; reflect + -or2

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reflector (rɪˈflɛktə)
1.  a person or thing that reflects
2.  a surface or object that reflects light, sound, heat, etc
3.  a small translucent red disc, strip, etc, with a reflecting backing on the rear of a road vehicle, which reflects the light of the headlights of a following vehicle
4.  another name for reflecting telescope
5.  part of an aerial placed so as to increase the forward radiation of the radiator and decrease the backward radiation

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reflector re·flec·tor (rĭ-flěk'tər)
A surface that reflects light, heat, or sound.

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Example sentences
Roasting is cooking before a clear fire, with a reflector to concentrate the
The logo on the heel doubles as a reflector when light hits it, which is great
  for night riding.
They pop in headlights as well as any standard reflector but disappear in the
Create a solar reflector flap by centering an outline on the lid the same size
  as the smaller oven opening.
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