Medical Definition of reflection
1: an instance of reflecting; especially : the return of light or sound waves from a surface
2: the production of an image by or as if by a mirror
3a: the action of bending or folding backb: a reflected part or a fold <the mesentery is a reflection of the peritoneum>
4: something produced by reflecting; especially : an image given back by a reflecting surface
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