Definition of FIGHT-OR-FLIGHT

:  relating to, being, or causing physiological changes in the body (as an increase in heart rate or dilation of bronchi) in response to stress <epinephrine is a fight–or–flight hormone> <a fight–or–flight reaction>

First Known Use of FIGHT-OR-FLIGHT



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April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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