Definition of Reflex. Meaning of Reflex. Synonyms of Reflex

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Definition of Reflex

Reflex
Reflex Re*flex" (r?*fl?ks"), v. t. [L. reflexus, p. p. of reflectere. See Reflect.] 1. To reflect. [Obs.] --Shak. 2. To bend back; to turn back. --J. Gregory.

Meaning of Reflex from wikipedia

- digitorum reflex (C6, C7) Triceps reflex (C6, C7, C8) Patellar reflex or knee-jerk reflex (L2, L3, L4) Ankle jerk reflex (Achilles reflex) (S1, S2) While...
- "The Reflex" is the eleventh single by Duran Duran, released in 1984. The song was heavily remixed for single release and was the third and last to be...
- Play media Play media The Moro reflex is an infantile reflex that develops between 28 and 32 w****s of gestation and disappears at 3–6 months of age. It...
- reflex (myotatic reflex), or more accurately "muscle stretch reflex", is a muscle contraction in response to stretching within the muscle. The reflex...
- The plantar reflex is a reflex elicited when the sole of the foot is stimulated with a blunt instrument. The reflex can take one of two forms. In healthy...
- The pharyngeal reflex or gag reflex is a reflex muscular contraction of the back of the throat, evoked by touching the roof of the mouth, the back of the...
- single-lens reflex camera (digital SLR or DSLR) is a digital camera that combines the optics and the mechanisms of a single-lens reflex camera with a...
- acoustic reflex (also known as the stapedius reflex, stapedial reflex, auditory reflex, middle-ear-muscle reflex (MEM reflex, MEMR), attenuation reflex, cochleostapedial...
- A reflex arc is a neural pathway that controls a reflex. In vertebrates, most sensory neurons do not p**** directly into the brain, but synapse in the...
- Play media The pupillary light reflex (PLR) or photopupillary reflex is a reflex that controls the diameter of the pupil, in response to the intensity...