reflex arc

noun

Definition of reflex arc

  1. :  the complete nervous path involved in a reflex

First Known Use of reflex arc

1882


Medical Dictionary

reflex arc

noun

Medical Definition of reflex arc

  1. :  the complete nervous path that is involved in a reflex


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