Simple Definition of mirror image
: something that looks like something else but with its left and right sides reversed
: someone who looks like someone else
Full Definition of mirror image
1 a : something that has its parts reversely arranged in comparison with another similar thing or that is reversed with reference to an intervening axis or plane b : the direct opposite
2 : image 3
Examples of mirror image in a sentence
The left side of the building is a mirror image of the right.
<looking at the idealistic intern, the elderly physician could not help but see the mirror image of himself 40 years earlier>
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Medical Definition of mirror image
: something that has its parts reversely arranged in comparison with another similar thing or that is reversed with reference to an intervening axis or plane
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