reflexive relation


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reflexive relation

[ri′flek·siv ri‚lā·shən]
(mathematics)
A relation among the elements of a set such that every element stands in that relation to itself.
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Second, reflexive relations are often defined in terms of deduction rules, e.
On Posttest 2, subsequent to retraining AB and BC relations to mastery criterion, the reflexive relations remained high.
After mastery on AB and BC relations had been demonstrated, Posttest 1 scores for reflexive relations (AA, BB, CC) remained high (see Figure 2).
On Posttest 2, following retraining on the BC relation, all reflexive relations remained high.
On Posttest 3, reflexive relations were not tested.