light reflex

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Synonyms for light reflex

reflex contraction of the sphincter muscle of the iris in response to a bright light (or certain drugs) causing the pupil to become smaller

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BDMLR Marine Mammal Medics confirmed the animal was dead after checking for an eye reflex and watching for signs of breathing.
Tony Woodley, spokesman for the British Divers Marine Life Rescue said: ``BDMLR Marine Mammal Medics confirmed the animal was dead after checking for an eye reflex and watching for signs of breathing.