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cochleopalpebral reflex in Medicine

cochleopalpebral reflex

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n.
  1. A form of the wink reflex in which the palpebral part of the orbicular muscle of the eye contracts when a sudden noise is made close to the ear; it is absent in labyrinthine disease involving total deafness.startle reflex
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