from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An image from which rays of reflected or refracted light appear to diverge, as from an image seen in a plane mirror.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. See under Image.
- n. a point or system of points, on one side of a mirror or lens, which, if it existed, would emit the system of rays which actually exists on the other side of the mirror or lens.
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- n. a reflected optical image (as seen in a plane mirror)
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