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reflectornoun

uk   /rɪˈflek.tər/  us   /-tɚ/
[C] an object on a bicycle, car, or other vehicle that reflects light and is intended to show the vehicle's position to other road usersreflectors [plural] US (UK cat's eyes) small pieces of glass or plastic that are put along the middle and sometimes the sides of a road, to reflect the lights of a car, in order to show the driver where to drive when it is dark
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