Definition of Reflections

1. Noun. (plural of reflection) ¹



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Definition of Reflections

1. reflection [n] - See also: reflection

Lexicographical Neighbors of Reflections

reflecting retinoscope
reflecting telescope
reflecting telescopes
reflectingly
reflectings
reflection
reflection X-ray microscopy
reflection coefficient
reflection factor
reflection nebula
reflection nebulae
reflection nebulas
reflectional
reflectionally
reflectionless
reflections (current term)
reflective
reflective power
reflectively
reflectiveness
reflectivenesses
reflectivities
reflectivity
reflectogram
reflectograms
reflectography
reflectometer
reflectometers
reflectometries
reflectometry

Literary usage of Reflections

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York by Daniel Defoe (1790)
"... reflections on me in your letter, when I was in Scotland, on the affair of the Union, ... reflections ; and thus we may differ ..."

2. Projective Geometry by Oswald Veblen, John Wesley Young (1918)
"Orthogonal plane reflections. DEFINITION. A homology of period two whose center, P, is a point at infinity polar in the absolute polar system to the line at ..."

3. A Dictionary of the Anonymous and Pseudonymous Literature of Great Britain by Samuel Halkett, John Laing (1885)
"reflections on the late augmentation of the English peerage. ... reflections on the Lord Havers- ham's speech in the committee of the whole House of Peers, ..."

4. Works of Fisher Ames by Fisher Ames, John Thornton Kirkland (1809)
"reflections ON THE WAR IN EUROPE. ... that they have not much relish for any other reflections; and, besides all other considerations, Mr. Jefferson and his ..."

5. The Harvard Classics by Charles William Eliot (1909)
"reflections ON THE REVOLUTION IN FRANCE IN A LETTER INTENDED TO HAVE BEEN SENT TO A GENTLEMAN IN PARIS [1790] IT MAY not be unnecessary to inform the reader ..."

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