mirrorlike
adjective see mirror I

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  • mirrorlike — adj. 1. capable of reflecting light like a mirror; flat and reflective; as, the mirrorlike surface of the lake. Syn: specular. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mirrorlike — adjective capable of reflecting light like a mirror mirrorlike surface of the lake a specular metal • Syn: ↑specular • Similar to: ↑reflective * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective : resembling a mirror …   Useful english dictionary

  • mirrorlike — adjective Resembling a mirror; reflective …   Wiktionary

  • mirror — mirrorlike, adj. /mir euhr/, n. 1. a reflecting surface, originally of polished metal but now usually of glass with a silvery, metallic, or amalgam backing. 2. such a surface set into a frame, attached to a handle, etc., for use in viewing… …   Universalium

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  • mirror — I. noun Etymology: Middle English mirour, from Anglo French mirur, from mirer to look at, from Latin mirari to wonder at Date: 13th century 1. a polished or smooth surface (as of glass) that forms images by reflection 2. a. something that gives a …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Current mirror — A current mirror is a circuit designed to copy a current through one active device by controlling the current in another active device of a circuit, keeping the output current constant regardless of loading. The current being copied can be, and… …   Wikipedia

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