1. the coreferential relation between a reflexive pronoun and its antecedent
Syn: ↑reflexiveness
Hypernyms: ↑coreference
2. (logic and mathematics) a relation such that it holds between an element and itself
Syn: ↑reflexiveness
Derivationally related forms: ↑reflexive (for: ↑reflexiveness), ↑reflexive
Topics: ↑logic, ↑mathematics, ↑math, ↑maths

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\(ˌ)rēˌflekˈsivəd.ē, rə̇ˌf-\ noun (-es)
: the quality or state of being reflexive

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reflexˈiveness or reflexivˈity noun
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Main Entry:reflex

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