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Synonyms for reflex

Synonyms for reflex

acting or happening without apparent forethought, prompting, or planning

imitative reproduction, as of the style of another

Synonyms for reflex

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At younger ages, the jaw-jerk reflex was maintained better in women but from middle age onwards their performance declines more steeply, particularly at rest.
EMG study on the effect of ageing on the human masseteric jaw-jerk reflex.
Reproducibility of the human masseteric jaw-jerk reflex in association with the menstrual cycle.