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English definition of “reflect”


verb [I/T] (SEND BACK)   /rɪˈflekt/
physics to send back light , heat , energy , or sound from a surface : [T] Light-colored clothing reflects the sun’s heat rather than absorbing it. [I] Moonlight reflected off the surface of the lake . reflector    /rɪˈflek·tər/ noun [C] His new lighting system uses lamps and reflectors .
(Definition of reflect verb (SEND BACK) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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