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reflexion

[ri-flek-shuh n] /rɪˈflɛk ʃən/
noun, Chiefly British
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  • Certainly one cause of twilight, among others, is the reflexion of the rays of the sun from the upper part of the air.
British Dictionary definitions for reflexion

reflection

/rɪˈflɛkʃən/
noun
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
Derived Forms
reflectional, reflexional, adjective

reflexion

/rɪˈflɛkʃən/
noun
1.
(Brit) a less common spelling of reflection
Derived Forms
reflexional, adjective
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