chemoreflex

noun
che·​mo·​re·​flex | \ ˌkē-mō-ˈrē-ˌfleks also ˌkem-ō- How to pronounce chemoreflex (audio) \

Medical Definition of chemoreflex

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a physiological reflex initiated by a chemical stimulus or in a chemoreceptor

chemoreflex

adjective

Medical Definition of chemoreflex (Entry 2 of 2)

: of, relating to, or dependent on a chemoreflex

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chemoreceptor trigger zone

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“Chemoreflex.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chemoreflex. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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