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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 mir·ror /ˈmɪrɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 mir·ror /ˈmɪrɚ/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 鏡射;反射鏡;鏡;反射;反映 M

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mir·ror n.
 1. A looking-glass or a speculum; any glass or polished substance that forms images by the reflection of rays of light.
 And in her hand she held a mirror bright,
 Wherein her face she often viewèd fair.   --Spenser.
 2. That which gives a true representation, or in which a true image may be seen; hence, a pattern; an exemplar.
    She is mirour of all courtesy.   --Chaucer.
 O goddess, heavenly bright,
 Mirror of grace and majesty divine.   --Spenser.
 3. Zool. See Speculum.
 Mirror carp Zool., a domesticated variety of the carp, having only three or fur rows of very large scales side.
 Mirror plate. (a) A flat glass mirror without a frame. (b) Flat glass used for making mirrors.
 Mirror writing, a manner or form of backward writing, making manuscript resembling in slant and order of letters the reflection of ordinary writing in a mirror. The substitution of this manner of writing for the common manner is a symptom of some kinds of nervous disease.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mir·ror v. t. [imp. & p. p. Mirrored p. pr. & vb. n. Mirroring.]
 1. To reflect, as in a mirror.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: polished surface that forms images by reflecting light
      2: a faithful depiction or reflection; "the best mirror is an
         old friend"
      v 1: reflect as if in a mirror; "The smallest pond at night
           mirrors the firmament above"
      2: reflect or resemble; "The plane crash in Milan mirrored the
         attack in the World Trade Center"