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reflection

noun [C or U] (RETURN)
返回
 
 
/rɪˈflek.ʃən/
the image of something in a mirror or on any reflective surface
映像;映照出的影像;反射
In Greek mythology, Narcissus fell in love with his own reflection in a pool of water.
希腊神话中的那喀索斯爱上了自己在水池中的倒影。
He put silver foil around the fire to increase heat reflection.
他用银箔围住火炉来增加热的反射。
Optics, microscopy and lasersEyesight, glasses and lensesPhysical and chemical processes
Translations of “reflection”
in Korean 상, 모습…
in Arabic اِنْعِكاس…
in Portuguese reflexo…
in Catalan reflex…
in Japanese (鏡などに映った)姿, 映像…
in Italian immagine riflessa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 返回, 映射, 映照出的影像…
in Russian отражение, размышление…
in Turkish yansıma, görünüm, akis…
in Polish odbicie, namysł…
(Definition of reflection noun (RETURN) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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