Reflexed Re*flexed" (r?*fl?kst"), a. Bent backward or outward. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • reflexed — adjective Etymology: Latin reflexus + English 1 ed Date: 1733 bent or curved backward or downward < reflexed petals > < reflexed leaves > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • reflexed — bent or turned backwards …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • reflexed — /ri flekst , ree flekst/, adj. bent backward or downward, as a leaf. [1350 1400; ME: reflected; see REFLEX, ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • reflexed — adjective turned backwards …   Wiktionary

  • reflexed — re·flex || rɪːfleks n. automatic reaction, involuntary response; physiological process that causes an involuntary response; energy that is returned from a surface; mirror image, reflected image v. bend …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reflexed —   Of leaves, bent downward and outward more than 90 degrees, e.g. the emerging leaves of some Dioon species.   See also circinate, conduplicate, ptyxis, vernation.   Cf. declinate, deflexed, inflexed …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • reflexed — re·flexed …   English syllables

  • reflexed —    Turned down or curved backwards …   Herbal-medical glossary

  • reflexed — adjective (of leaves) bent downward and outward more than 90 degrees • Similar to: ↑crooked …   Useful english dictionary

  • reflexed salt grass — skėstašakė žalvė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, pašarinis augalas (Puccinellia distans), paplitęs šiaurės Afrikoje, Europoje ir Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Puccinellia distans angl. European alkali grass;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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