Examples from the Web for autonomic
He equated this response with altered activity of the autonomic nervous system.
That thing gibbering in the autonomic and voluntary nervous systems—merely fear.West Of The Sun|Edgar Pangborn
And the end result seems to depend from the memories which have accumulated in our autonomic nerves.Psychoanalysis|Andr Tridon
As regards ethics, Baader rejects the Kantian or any autonomic system of morals.
To this system Langley has lately given the name 'autonomic.'The Origin of Vertebrates|Walter Holbrook Gaskell
Autonomic nervous system: The vegetative nervous system which controls vital functions,—as digestion, respiration, circulation.Outwitting Our Nerves|Josephine A. Jackson and Helen M. Salisbury
British Dictionary definitions for autonomic
Word Origin and History for autonomic
1832, "pertaining to autonomy" (q.v.); used mostly in physiology. Autonomical is recorded from 1650s.