This is rather a mistake from failure in reflexion than in benevolence.
We may at least console ourselves with the reflexion that such a contingency is far off.
Another opinion was that the reflexion of the sun-beams gave a red colour to this sea.
This reflexion passed through his mind and caused him to raise his eyes.
An impressed line more or less wide, which attends the edges, and is usually produced by its reflexion.
In all this there is no reflexion or commentary by the author.
Think of the exquisite suffering which remorse has inflicted on every human being who has reached years of reflexion.
In other words, “the angle of reflexion is equal to the angle of incidence.”
Of this vast gathering of the nations Byzantine art was the result and the reflexion.
He gazed in silence at the reflexion of himself for some minutes.
late 14c., reflexion, in reference to surfaces throwing back light or heat, from Late Latin reflexionem (nominative reflexio) "a reflection," literally "a bending back," noun of action from past participle stem of Latin reflectere "to bend back, bend backwards, turn away," from re- "back" (see re-) + flectere "to bend" (see flexible). Of the mind, from 1670s. Meaning "remark made after turning back one's thought on some subject" is from 1640s. Spelling with -ct- recorded from late 14c., established 18c., by influence of the verb.
reflection re·flec·tion (rĭ-flěk'shən)
The act of reflecting or the state of being reflected.
Something, such as light, radiant heat, sound, or an image, that is 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.