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Main Entry: re·flec·tion
Pronunciation: ri-primarystressflek-shschwan
Function: noun
1 : an instance of reflecting; especially : the return of light or sound waves from a surface
2 : the production of an image by or as if by a mirror
3 : an image produced by or as if by a mirror
4 : something that brings blame or disgrace <a reflection on my honesty>
5 : an opinion formed or a remark made after careful thought
6 : careful thought <much reflection on the problem>
- re·flec·tion·al /-shnschwal, -shschwan-schwal/ adjective

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