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Variant of flexion..
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1. the act of bending or the state of being bent
2. something bent; bend
3. (Grammar) grammar a less common word for inflection
[C17: from Latin flexiō a bending, from flectere to curve, bow]
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|Noun||1.||flection - the state of being flexed (as of a joint)|
|2.||flection - deviation from a straight or normal course|
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