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reflex

noun uk   /ˈriː.fleks/ us  
[C] a physical reaction to something that you cannot control: I'm sorry I punched him, it was a reflex action/response.reflexes [plural] the ability to react quickly: Fighter pilots need good/fast reflexes.

reflex

adjective uk   /ˈriː.fleks/ specialized us  
A reflex angle is more than 180° and less than 360°.
Translations of “reflex”
in Spanish reflejo…
in French réflexe…
in German der Reflex, Reflex-……
in Chinese (Traditional) 反射動作, 反射作用, 本能反應…
in Russian рефлекс…
in Turkish tepki, tepke, refleks…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反射动作, 反射作用, 本能反应…
in Polish odruch…
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