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reflexive

1. Physiol of or relating to a reflex
2. Logic Maths (of a relation) holding between any member of its domain and itself

reflexive

(theory)
A relation R is reflexive if, for all x, x R x.

Equivalence relations, pre-orders, partial orders and total orders are all reflexive.
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Their topics include the intellectualization of method, data-oriented methods: empiricist techniques and procedures, critical theory: the political and ideological dimension, on reflexive interpretation: the play of interpretive levels, and applying reflexive methodology: criteria and strategies.
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