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an action elicited by a stimulus

the way in which a machine or other thing performs or functions

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an idea evoked by some experience

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(mechanics) the equal and opposite force that is produced when any force is applied to a body

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a response that reveals a person's feelings or attitude

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extreme conservatism in political or social matters

doing something in opposition to another way of doing it that you don't like

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I regularly see three associated gaps in supply chain insight and intelligence, namely erroneous transactions, delayed reactions to problems and a lack of common information for disputes.
Delayed reactions which occur after a few days or weeks may lead to neurologic and vascular events including coagulation disorders, peripheral neuropathy, convulsion, vasculitis, skin reactions and serum sickness (6-9).
She later revealed that she had been diagnosed with a mild concussion and had a delayed reaction to a fall suffered in the gym while warming up.
In my opinion this is a delayed reaction in comparison with the other rating agencies, which however only concludes what the other agencies concluded earlier, and so it is not surprising," the minister said.
DELAYED REACTION The VAT rise will hit shoppers in six months
I've got a huit allergy," he explains to the kind of delayed reaction he must be used to by now.
And barring any delayed reaction to the crash, he will be back in the starting line-up for Sunday's crunch match at Old Trafford as the Reds seek to overcome one of their major rivals in the battle to retain the Premier League trophy.
How will the delayed reaction affect the region's economy?
He's come out of Sunday's race well," added Williams, "and, unless there is some sort of delayed reaction we're on target for Newcastle.
Prices don't seem to follow the market any more--there's a delayed reaction," said Tim Mudge, chairman of the Processed Vegetable Growers' Association.
It would be an immediate severe reaction leading to serious urticaria (hives) and swelling of the throat making breathing difficult or a delayed reaction which causes an itchy rash all over the body.
Last August, Spike Lee's HBO documentary on Hurricane Katrina brought home painful scenes of human suffering, served with a hearty helping of outrage at the federal government's delayed reaction.
He heard the roar of a sellout crowd and finally raised his arms in a delayed reaction of joy and relief.
Could it be a delayed reaction to one of my girlfriends?