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acting or happening without apparent forethought, prompting, or planning

imitative reproduction, as of the style of another

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Caption: Figure 2 An explanatory model for an increase in the magnitude of the nociceptive withdrawal reflex induced by an unpleasant odor.
if none of the rats dragged their hind limb or exhibited withdrawal reflex at all) would be a vertical line at [lambda] = 0 percent.
Abdominal withdrawal reflex (AWR) and electromyographic (EMG) activities were used to examine the visceromotor responses to colorectal distension (CRD).
The neural circuit mediating the withdrawal reflex in the simplified preparation has been well characterized.
Your brain, through the UMNs, can override the withdrawal reflex and have you grab a hot object and even burn yourself.
However, it is technically impossible to test the necessity of spike broadening and increased excitability for the enhanced withdrawal reflex that occurs during these forms of learning.
a) A statistically significant reducation in the withdrawal reflex after a needle prick in the KM group compared to the other two groups
The activation of the VM during hip and knee extension might be associated with a permanent change in spinal reflex organization, since the VM activity also increases during a flexion withdrawal reflex [36].
During induction and maintenance of anesthesia, pedal withdrawal reflex was completely absent, which indicated an efficient depth of anesthesia.