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reflection
used in All Quiet on the Western Front

2 uses
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Definition
an image (seen on a mirror or other shiny surface)
  • In the quiet hours when the puzzling reflection of former days like a blurred mirror, projects beyond me the figure of my present existence, I often sit over against myself, as before a stranger, and wonder how the unnameable active principle that calls itself to life has adapted itself even to this form.
    Chapter 11 (12% in)
reflection = image shined back
  • They arise no more; we are dead and they stand remote on the horizon, they are a mysterious reflection, an apparition, that haunts us, that we fear and love without hope.
    Chapter 6 (61% in)
reflection = image
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