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1. reflex

noun. ['ˈriːflɛks'] an automatic instinctive unlearned reaction to a stimulus.

Synonyms

  • farting
  • sneeze
  • plantar reflex
  • sneezing
  • reaction
  • start
  • nictation
  • reflex action
  • light reflex
  • electric shock
  • micturition reflex
  • shake
  • puking
  • mydriasis
  • sternutation
  • pupillary reflex
  • inborn reflex
  • physiological reaction
  • disgorgement
  • reflex response
  • startle
  • belching
  • suckling reflex
  • patellar reflex
  • electrical shock
  • goose bump
  • eructation
  • hiccup
  • shock
  • goose pimple
  • blinking
  • wink
  • flush
  • jump
  • unconditioned reflex
  • belch
  • eye blink
  • tremble
  • myosis
  • rectal reflex
  • nictitation
  • breaking wind
  • regurgitation
  • oscitance
  • instinctive reflex
  • gag reflex
  • goose skin
  • rooting reflex
  • horripilation
  • yawn
  • vomit
  • goosebump
  • accommodation reflex
  • blush
  • gooseflesh
  • myotactic reflex
  • knee-jerk reflex
  • Babinski reflex
  • vomiting
  • innate reflex
  • hiccough
  • yawning
  • defecation reflex
  • stretch reflex
  • Babinski sign
  • oscitancy
  • knee jerk
  • gulping
  • emesis
  • pilomotor reflex
  • flatus
  • wind
  • shiver
  • miosis
  • gulp
  • Babinski
  • singultus
  • fart
  • winking
  • pharyngeal reflex
  • response
  • burping
  • burp

Antonyms

  • ending
  • middle
  • death
  • arrive

Etymology

  • reflexus (Latin)

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1. Noun Phrase
Many a schoolchild has tested the patellar reflex on her friends.

2. reflex

adjective. ['ˈriːflɛks'] without volition or conscious control.

Synonyms

  • involuntary
  • automatic

Antonyms

  • inhale
  • deactivation
  • finish

Etymology

  • reflexus (Latin)
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