Meaning of REFLEX in English

REFLEX

n.

Function: adjective

Etymology: Latin reflexus

Date: 1649

1 : directed back on the mind or its operations : INTROSPECTIVE

2 : REFLEXED

3 : produced or carried out in reaction, resistance, or return

4 of an angle : being between 180° and 360°

5 : of, relating to, or produced by a reflex without intervention of consciousness

– re · flex · ly adverb

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